My brother's keeper

Where is thy brother? O my soul

Author: M. A. P. Stansbury
Tune: [Where is thy brother? O my soul]
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Where is thy brother? O my soul,
What answer canst thou make?
What hast thou done for love of him,
Or suffered for his sake?

Refrain:
O may’st thou answer unafraid,
Nor tremble at the word,
In love and service, I would be
My brother’s keeper, Lord!

2 When pressed by weight of care or grief,
He stumbled by the way;
Didst thou his heavy burdens share,
And wipe his tears away? [Refrain]

3 And when for his unwary feet,
The tempter’s snare was spread,
Didst thou with firm and gentle hand
His erring footsteps lead? [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #13155

Author: M. A. P. Stansbury

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Text Information

First Line: Where is thy brother? O my soul
Title: My brother's keeper
Author: M. A. P. Stansbury
Refrain First Line: O mayest thou answer unafraid
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #13155
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

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The Cyber Hymnal #13155

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