In the cause of right

We're an army marching in the cause

Author: Rene Bronner
Tune: [We’re an army marching in the cause of right]
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1 We’re an army marching in the cause of right,
Hear our songs resounding as we go;—
See our weapons shining in the bright sunlight,
Ever trim and ready for the foe.

Marching, marching,
Strong in our Captain true;
Bearing the colors of our King,
Onward we’re marching as we sing;
Marching, Marching,
Ready to dare and do;
Forth at the call, then rally all,
We march in the cause of right.

2 Hear the bugles sounding as we fall in line,
Ready for our duty t’ward our King,—
Going forth to battle at his call divine,
As his praises loud and long we sing. [Refrain]

3 Tho’ our forces weaken, we will not retreat,
Strong and mighty soldiers, true are we;
Tho’ the foe be strong whom we in battle meet;
Yet from fear we ever will be free. [Refrain]

Source: His Worthy Praise #138

Author: Rene Bronner

Born: Date unk­nown, but songs by Bron­ner were in pub­li­ca­tion by 1905. We do not know if this au­thor was a man or wo­man, but we have seen at least one ref­er­ence to a lyr­i­cist named Mrs. Re­ne Bron­ner. Bron­ner’s works in­clude: Under the Christ­mas Star, with Hen­ry Pe­trie (New York: Lo­renz Pub­lish­ing Com­pa­ny, 1914) © The Cyber Hymnal™ Go to person page >

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First Line: We're an army marching in the cause
Title: In the cause of right
Author: Rene Bronner
Refrain First Line: Marching, marching, strong in
Copyright: Public Domain


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His Worthy Praise #138

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