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Rise Up, O Men of God!

Words by William P. Merrill, 1911; v.2-3 alt.
Tune: FESTAL SONG by William H. Walter, 1872
Key signature: A major (3 sharps)
Time signature: 4/4
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1. Rise up, O men of God! Have done with lesser things; Give heart and soul and mind and strength To serve the King of kings.
2. Rise up, O men of God! His Kingdom tarries long; Bring in the day of brotherhood And end the night of wrong.
3. Rise up, O men of God! The Church for you doth wait, Her strength unequal to the task; Rise up, and make her great!
4. Lift high the cross of Christ! Tread where His feet have trod; As brothers of the Son of Man, Rise up, O men of God!