Hear we [ye] not a voice from heaven

Representative Text

1 Hear ye not a voice from heaven,
To the listening spirit given;
Children come! it seems to say,
Give your hearts to me to day.

2 Sweet as is a mother's love,
Tender as the heavenly Dove,
Thus it speaks a Saviour's charms,
Thus it wins us to his arms.

3 Lord, we will remember thee,
While from pains and sorrows free;
While our day is in its dew,
And the clouds of life are few.

4 Then, when night and age appear,
Thou wilt cease each doubt and fear;
Thou our glorious leader be,
When the stars shall fade and flee.

5 Now to thee, O Lord! we come,
In our morning's early bloom;
Breathe on us thy grace divine;
Touch our hearts, and make them thine!

Source: Juvenile Choir: for the use of Sabbath Schools, Bible Classes and the social circle #18

Author: Frances N. Caulkins

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Text Information

First Line: Hear we [ye] not a voice from heaven
Author: Frances N. Caulkins
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

Notes

Hear we [ye] not a voice from heaven. Frances N. Caulkins. [Early Piety.] Taken from the Family Choir, 1845, for the Baptist Psalms and Hymns, 1858.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)

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A Manual of Devotion and Hymns for the House of Refuge, City of New York #176

American Sunday School Hymn Book. 2nd ed. #a159

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American Sunday School Hymn Book. New ed. #aa159

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Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d341

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Hymn, Tune, and Service Book for Sunday Schools #97

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Hymns for First-Day Schools (Rev. and Enl.) #154

Hymns for Schools and Families #d45

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Hymns for Sunday Schools #127

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Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth and Children #310

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Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth, and Children #310

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Juvenile Choir #18

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Mission Songs #23

New Standard Singer #d89

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Oriola #d78

Oriola #d78

Sabbath School and Social Hymns of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of the U.S.A. #d87

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Sabbath School Songs #54b

Sabbath School Vocalist #d29

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Salvation Army Songs #712

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Silver Wings #51

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Songs and Music #82

Sunday School Hymn Book #d141

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Sunday School Service Book and Hymnal #111

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Sunday-School Hymns #140

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The American Baptist Sabbath-School Hymn-Book #232

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The American Sunday-School Hymn-Book #159

The Baptist Sabbath School Hymn Book #d138

The Canadian Warbler #d58

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The Diadem #93b

The Golden Harp #d101

The Message Bird #d29

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The New England Sabbath School Minstrel #129

The Sabbath School Lyre #d50

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The Sabbath School Lyre #174

The Sabbath School Singing Book #d22

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The Salvation Army Songs and Music #83

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The Sunday School Liturgy. (4th ed.) #12

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The Union Singing Book #57b

Union Hymns. Rev. #d134

Union Hymns. Rev. #d138

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Waters' Choral Harp #103c

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Zion's Refreshing Showers #103c

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