Rule Doesn’t Make Right

Although the poor are ruled by rich, enslaved to whom they’re owing,

it doesn’t mean they can be robbed or cheated just for showing. 

The Lord takes up the case of those who bear oppression’s burden.

Your anger will avail you naught. Calamity’s your hurtin’.  

Photo: by Alice Pasqual on Unsplash

Source: Proverbs 22:7,22,23,8

Text: © David Alexander, 2021

Tune: Barbara Allen, Public Domain

Score:  https://www.free-scores.com/download-sheet-music.php?pdf=63001 

Audio: www.smallchurchmusic.com  Used by Permission