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O Lord, My Earnest Cry

O Lord, my earnest cry

Published in 3 hymnals

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1 O Lord, my earnest cry
Thy listening ear has heard;
With thy salvation answer me,
And I will keep Thy word.

2 At early dawn I prayed,
Thy promises my trust;
At night I though upon thy word,
Most holy and most just.

3 O hear me in Thy grace,
In mercy quicken me;
The wicked plan to do me harm,
But they are far from Thee.

4 Thou, Lord, art near to me,
And true are Thy commands;
Of old Thy testimonies show
Thy truth eternal stands.

The Psalter: with responsive readings, 1912

Text Information

First Line: O Lord, my earnest cry
Title: O Lord, My Earnest Cry
Language: English



The Cyber Hymnal #5118
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