Hear This, All Ye People, Hear

Hear this all ye people, hear, earth's inhabitants

Tune: FISK
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1 Hear this, all ye people, hear,
Earth's inhabitants give ear;
All of high and low degree,
Rich and poor, give heed to me.

2 Truth with all my heart I seek,
And my mouth shall wisdom speak;
Hearken while in lyric strain
I make hidden wisdom plain.

3 Why should I to fear give way
When I see the evil day,
When with wickedness my foes
Shall surround me and oppose?

4 They that trust in treasured gold,
Tho' they boast of wealth untold,
None can bid his brother live,
None to God a ransom give.

5 If from death one would be free
And corruption never see,
Costly is life's ransom price,
Far beyond all sacrifice.

The Psalter: with responsive readings, 1912

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First Line: Hear this all ye people, hear, earth's inhabitants
Title: Hear This, All Ye People, Hear
Language: English



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Bible Songs: a collection of psalms set to music for use in church and evangelistic services, prayer meetings, Sabbath schools, young people's societies, and family worship (Rev. and enl.ed) #103Image
Bible Songs: consisting of selections from the Psalms set to music suitable for Sabbath Schools, prayer meetings, etc. #65Image
Psalter Hymnal (Blue) #90
The Book of Psalms Rendered in Metre and Set to Music #d75
The Cyber Hymnal #2640TextAudioScore
The Psalter: the Scottish Version of the Psalms Revised, and New Versions Adopted by the United Presbyterian Church #d45
The Psalter: with responsive readings #135aTextImage
The Psalter: with responsive readings #135bTextImage