The mountains shall be molten under Him, and the valleys shall be cleft, as wax before the fire, and as the waters that are poured down a steep place.@Micah 1:4
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James Montgomery
(1771–1854)

James Mont­go­me­ry, Songs of Zi­on 1822.

Tall­is’ La­men­ta­tion, me­lo­dy from Day’s Psal­ter, 1562 (🔊 pdf nwc).

Come and behold the works of God,
What desolations He will make;
In vengeance, when He wields His rod,
The heathen rage, their kingdoms quake
He utters forth His voice—’tis felt:
Like wax the world’s foundations melt;
The Lord of hosts is in the field,
The God of Jacob is our shield.

Again He maketh wars to cease,
He breaks the bow, unpoints the spear,
And burns the chariot—joy and peace
In all His glorious march appear:
Silence, O earth! thy Maker own;
Ye Gentiles, He is God alone;
The Lord of hosts is in the field,
The God of Jacob is our shield.