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The Riverside song book/God Speed the Right

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GOD SPEED THE RIGHT.

W. E. Hickson. German Air.

Maestoso.

Now to heav’n our pray’r as - cend - ing, God speed the right;

In a no - ble cause con-tend - ing, God speed the right;

Be that pray’r a - gain re - peat - ed, God speed the right;

Ne’er de - spair - ing, tho’ de - feat - ed, God speed the right;

Pa - tient,firm, and per - se - ver - ing, God speed the right;

Ne’er th’ event nor dan - ger fear - ing, God speed the right;

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Be our zeal in heav’n re - cord - ed, With suc - cess on

Like the good and great in story, If we fail we

Pains, nor toils, nor tri - als heed - ing, In the strength of

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earth re - ward - ed, God speed the right, God speed the right.

fail with glo - ry, God speed the right, God speed the right.

heav’n suc - ceed - ing, God speed the right, God speed the right.



This work was published before January 1, 1925, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.