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reap-ers, And the gold - en har-vest days are swiftly passing by.

No. 219. All Hail the Power of Jesus' Name.

E. Perronet.



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No. 220.

O Zion, Haste.

1.0 Zi-on, haste, thy mis-sion high fulfilling, To tell to all the 2. Be-hold how many thousands still are lying, Bound in the dark-some 3. Pro-claim to ev'ry peo-ple, tongue and na-tion That God in Whom they 4. Give of Thy sons to bear the message glorious; Give of thy wealth to

world that God is Light; That He who made all na-tions is not willing pris - on-house of sin, With none to tell them of the Sav-ior's dy - ing, live and move is love: Tell how He stooped to save His lost cre · a- tion, speed them on their way; Pour out thy soul for them in prayer vic-to-rious;

One soul should per - ish,
Or of the life He
And died on earth that
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Tidings of peace;


James Walch.

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Tidings of Jesus, Redemption and re-lease.

No. 221.

Sabine Baring-Gould.

Onward, Ghristian Soldiers.

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4. On-ward, then, ye

1. On-ward, Christian soldiers! Marching as to war, With the cross of Je - sus triumph Sa-tan's host doth flee; On, then, Christian sol-diers, my Moves the Church of God; Brothers, we are tread-ing people! Join our hap-py throng; Blend with ours your voices

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Brothers, lift your voices, Loud your anthems raise. Onward, Christian soldiers!
One in hope and doctrine, One in char-i - ty.
This thro' countless a - ges Men and an-gels sing.

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No. 222. It Game Upon the Midnight Glear.

E. H. Sears.

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