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[Lord, I care not for riches, neither silver nor gold]

[Lord, I care not for riches, neither silver nor gold]

Composer: Frank M. Davis
Published in 218 hymnals

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Composer: Frank M. Davis

Frank Marion Davis USA 1839-1896. Born at Marcellus, NY, he became a teacher and professor of voice, a choirmaster and a good singer. He traveled extensively, living in Marcellus, NY, Vicksburg, MS, Baltimore, MD, Cincinnati, OH, Burr Oak and Findley, MI. He compiled and published several song books: “New Pearls of Song” (1877), “Notes of Praise” (1890), “Crown of gold” (1892), “Always welcome” (1881), “Songs of love and praise #5” (1898), “Notes of praise”, and “Brightest glory”. He never married. John Perry Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [Lord, I care not for riches, neither silver nor gold]
Composer: Frank M. Davis
Place Of Origin: Burr Oak, Michigan
Meter: with refrain
Incipit: 55112 31556 14312
Key: A♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain



Piano Solo

  • Sacred Classics Book Two: In Hymn Interpretations for the Piano
    Composer/Editor Henrietta Eleanor Fruen
    Published By: Biola Book Room (1941) pp. 32


Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #888
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #3062
Text: Is My Name Written There?
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)


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African Methodist Episcopal Church Hymnal #516


Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #888

Church Hymnal, Mennonite #548

Himnario Adventista del Séptimo Día #262

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Hymns of Faith #294

Praise for the Lord (Expanded Edition) #418

Redeeming Love #230

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Sacred Selections for the Church #567


Small Church Music #2564

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The A.M.E. Zion Hymnal #371


The Cyber Hymnal #3062

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Worship and Service Hymnal #306

Worship His Majesty #684

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Yes, Lord! #173

生命聖詩 - Hymns of Life, 1986 #484

Include 203 pre-1979 instances
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