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Battling for the Lord

We've 'listed in the holy war

Tune: [We've listed in a holy war] (Perkins)
Published in 58 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 We've listed in a holy war,
Battling for the Lord!
Eternal life, our guiding star,
Battling for the Lord!

Refrain:
We'll work till Jesus comes,
We'll work till Jesus comes,
We'll work till Jesus comes,
And then we'll rest at home.

2 We've girded on our armor bright,
Battling for the Lord!
Our Captain's word our strength and might,
Battling for the Lord! [Refrain]

3 We'll stand like heroes on the field,
Battling for the Lord!
And in his strength we'll never yield,
Battling for the Lord! [Refrain]

4 Though sin and death our way oppose,
Battling for the Lord!
Through grace we'll conquer all our foes,
Battling for the Lord! [Refrain]

5 And when our glorious war is o'er,
Conqu'rors through the Lord!
We'll shout salvation evermore,
Conqu'rors through the Lord! [Refrain]

Source: Calvary Songs #102

Text Information

First Line: We've 'listed in the holy war
Title: Battling for the Lord
Refrain First Line: We'll work till Jesus comes
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 58 of 58)
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Calvary Songs #102

Calvary Songs for Sunday School & Families. Words ed. #d208

Carols of Truth #d197

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Coronation Hymns and Songs #47

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Dew Drops of Sacred Song #125b

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Echo to Happy Voices #144

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Fresh Leaves for the use of Sabbath Schools #109b

Gems of Sacred Song for Sunday Schools #d101

Gospel Gems #d177

Hallowed Songs #d377

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Hallowed Songs #270

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Hallowed Songs #123

Home Songs for Young Patriots #d36

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Hymns of Blessing for the Living Church #49

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Living Hymns #63

New Standard Singer #d241

New Standard Singer, Pt. 1-7 #d245

Our Treasury of Song, for Use in the Emmanuel Baptist Church #d313

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Prayer and Praise #278

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Precious Hymns #281

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Sabbath Carols #68

Sabbath Carols #d132

Sacred Songs for Church and Home #d544

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Sacred Trio #378

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Select Gems #18

Select Songs for the Sunday School #d311

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Showers of Blessing #63

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Song Sermons for General Use and Special Services #84

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Songs for Worship #155b

Songs for Young and Old #d173

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Songs of Devotion for Christian Assocations #173

Songs of Salvation. Work songs #d213

Songs Tried and Proved #d162

The Alleluia #d248

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The Alleluia #12

The Amaranth #d154

The Association Hymn Book #d135

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The Epworth Hymnal #224

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The Finest of the Wheat No. 2 #207

The Gem #d183

The Golden Promise #d128

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The New Alleluia #12

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The Revivalist #251

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The Sacred Trio #378

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The Salvation Army Music #64

The Silver Spray #d133

The Silver Spray #d176

The Singer's Choice #d209

The Singing Pilgrim #d193

The Song Evangel #d229

The Song Evangel #ad229

The Sunday School Banner #d147

The Tabernacle Chorus #d182

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The Tabernacle Chorus (Trinity ed.) #185

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