Soldiers of Christ, Arise

Christian hymn written by Charles Wesley

Soldiers of Christ, Arise is an English hymn from the 18th century. The words were written by Charles Wesley (1707–1788),[1] and came from a poem called "The Whole Armour of God, Ephesians VI" in 1747.[2]


  1. "The Cyber Hymnal: Soldiers of Christ, Arise". Archived from the original on 2010-12-20. Retrieved 2014-01-07.
  2. Williams, Jeffrey (2010). Religion and Violence in Early American Methodism: Taking the Kingdom by Force. Indiana University Press. p. 2. ISBN 0253004233.