1 Where prophet’s word and martyr’s blood,
And prayers of saints were sown.
We to their labors ent’ring in
Would reap where they have strown.
2 Oh Thou whose call our hearts has stirred!
To do Thy will we come.
Thrust in our sickles at Thy word
And bear our harvest home.
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|The Sacred Harp: the best collection of sacred songs, hymns, odes, and anthems ever offered the singing public for general use (1991 rev.) #573||Harpeth Valley||Where prophet's word and martyr's blood||HARPETH VALLEY||Samuel Longfellow||C. M.||1991|