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544. Pass On the Torch

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1 Pass on the torch, pass on the flame;
Remember whence the Glory came;
And eyes are on you as you run,
Beyond the shining of the sun.

2 Lord Christ, we take the torch from Thee;
We must be true, we must be free,
And clean of heart, and strong of soul
To bear the Glory to its goal.

3 O Lord of life, to Thee we kneel;
Maker of men, our purpose seal;
We will, for honor of Thy name,
Pass on the torch, pass on the flame.


Text Information
First Line: Pass on the torch, pass on the flame
Title: Pass On the Torch
Author: Allen Eastman Cross
Meter: LM
Language: English
Publication Date: 2007
Scripture: ;
Topic: Church; Evangelism; Faithfulness (2 more...)
Tune Information
Composer: J. Baptiste Calkin, 1827-1905
Meter: LM
Key: E♭ Major

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