You've carried your burden, you've carried it long

You've carried your burden, you've carried it long

Author: Ballington Booth
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You've carried your burden, you've carried it long;
Bring it to Jesus, he's loving and strong;
He’ll Lake it away and your sorrow shall cease,
He'll send you rejoicing with a heavenly peace.


Source: The Song Book of the Salvation Army #c31

Author: Ballington Booth

Rv Ballington Booth United Kingdom 1857-1940 Born in Brighouse, England, the 2nd son of William Booth and Catherine Booth, founders of the Salvation Army, he became a Christian minister. In his teens he began preaching, singing and playing his concertina at open-air meetings sponsored by the Salvation Army. He became a Colonel in that organization at 23 and was positioned as a training officer. He later moved to Australia, followed by the U.S., and then Canada. He married Maud Charlesworth in 1886. Together they were assigned to the U.S., as the Salvation Army was becoming a world-wide organization. They became American citizens the following year, During the 1890s depression the Booths established shelters for homeless men. Altho… Go to person page >

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First Line: You've carried your burden, you've carried it long
Author: Ballington Booth
Language: English
Publication Date: 1986
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1986.

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The Song Book of the Salvation Army #c31

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