Christian, work for Jesus

Christian, work for Jesus

Author: Mary Haslock
Published in 16 hymnals

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1 Christian, work for Jesus,
Who on earth for thee
Labored, wearied, suffered,
Died upon the tree.

2 Work with feet untiring,
By the Master led,
Help to free the drunkards
From their bondage dread.

3 Work with lips so fervid
That thy words may prove
Thou hast brought a message
From the God of love.

4 Work with heart that burneth;
Humbly at His feet
Priceless gems to offer,
For His crown made meet.

5 Work with prayer unceasing,
Borne on faith’s strong wing,
Earnestly beseeching
Trophies for the King.

6 Work while strength endureth,
Until death draw near;
Then thy Lord’s sweet welcome
Thou in Heaven shalt hear.

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #9730

Author: Mary Haslock

Hasloch, Mary. Author of "Christian, work for Jesus" (Sunday School Festival), in the Congregational Church Hymnal, 1887, &c. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)… Go to person page >



The Cyber Hymnal #9730
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