Who will toil for Jesus

Who will toil for Jesus

Author: Thoro Harris
Tune: [Who will toil for Jesus]
Published in 1 hymnal

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1 Who will toil for Jesus?
Who will work and pray?
Who will lead the sin sick
To the Christ today?
Who will turn some wand’rer
From the paths of sin,
Striving for the Master
Precious souls to win?

Who will work for Jesus,
Seeking souls to save?
Who will fight His battles
Like a soldier brave?
Who will gladly labor
In His vineyard wide?
Who will love His service
More that all beside?

2 Who will fight for Jesus
In His holy cause?
Who will rear His standard
And obey His laws?
Who will, like the valiant,
Stand against the wrong,
Loyal, bold and fearless,
Steadfast, brave and strong? [Refrain]

3 Who will live for Jesus?
Who will please the Lord?
Who will trust His promise
And revere His word?
Who will prove His fealty
To the heav’nly King?
Who will seek His brother
To the fold to win? [Refrain]

Source: Hymns We Love, for Sunday Schools and All Devotional Meetings #59

Author: Thoro Harris

Born: March 31, 1874, Washington, DC. Died: March 27, 1955, Eureka Springs, Arkansas. Buried: International Order of Odd Fellows Cemetery, Eureka Springs, Arkansas. After attending college in Battle Creek, Michigan, Harris produced his first hymnal in Boston, Massachusetts, in 1902. He then moved to Chicago, Illinois at the invitation of Peter Bilhorn, and in 1932, to Eureka Springs, Arkansas. He composed and compiled a number of works, and was well known locally as he walked around with a canvas bag full of handbooks for sale. His works include: Light and Life Songs, with William Olmstead & William Kirkpatrick (Chicago, Illinois: S. K. J. Chesbro, 1904) Little Branches, with George J. Meyer & Howard E. Smith (Chicago, Illi… Go to person page >

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First Line: Who will toil for Jesus
Author: Thoro Harris
Refrain First Line: Who will work for Jesus


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Hymns We Love, for Sunday Schools and All Devotional Meetings #59

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