Shall men pretend to pleasure,
Who never knew the Lord?
Can all the worldling's treasure
True peace of mind afford?
They may obtain this jewel,
In what their hearts desire,
When they, by adding fuel,
Can quench the flame of fire.
|First Line:||Shall men pretend to pleasure|
|Source:||Dover Selection, p. 7|
|Instances (1 - 6 of 6)||Title||First Line||Tune||Tune Key||Author||Meter||Scripture||Date||Subject||Source|
|The Christian Harmony: in the Seven-Syllable Character Note System. Rev. ed. #d291||Shall men pretend to pleasure||1873|
|The Dover Selection of Spiritual Songs #d208||Shall men pretend to pleasure||1829|
|The Dover Selection of Spiritual Songs, with an Appendix of Choice Hymns #d202||Shall men pretend to pleasure||1828|
|The Southern Harmony, and Musical Companion (New ed. thoroughly rev. and much enl.) #106b||Shall men pretend to pleasure||Shall men pretend to pleasure||PACOLET||7, 6||1854||<i>Dover Selection</i>, p. 7|
|The Southern Harmony, and Musical Companion. New ed. #106b||Shall men pretend to pleasure||1847|
|The Southern Harmony, and Musical Companion. New edition, thoroughly revised and much enlarged #106b||Shall men pretend to pleasure||1854|