…as a good soldier of Jesus Christ.@2 Timothy 2:3
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Fanny Crosby (1820-1915)

Fanny Crosby, in Living Hymns, by John Wanamaker & John R. Sweney (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: John J. Hood, 1890).

William Kirkpatrick (🔊 pdf nwc).

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William J. Kirkpatrick (1838-1921)

Like an army we are marching,
In the service of the Lord;
Marching onward to the vict’ry
He has promised in His Word.

Refrain

Marching, marching,
Marching brave and strong;
Like an army we are marching,
While we sing our happy song.

Like an army we are marching,
With our banners, day by day;
Looking ever unto Jesus,
Trusting Him to guide our way.

Refrain

Like an army we are marching,
Many trials tho’ we meet;
We shall count them naught but blessings,
When we rest at Jesus’ feet.

Refrain