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S170 Hee! Ba nyoriloeng / Whosoever heareth

(Note the sentiment of this song is very similar to the English hymn Whosoever Heareth - the tune is identical; but the Sotho words are a little different - hence this translation.)
Tr. Angus Kelly

[1]
1. Hee! Ba nyoriloeng tlong, le tle metsing,
Selibeng sa bophelo bo sa feleng;
Moea, phutheho, li tlatsana, li re:
“Motho, mang le mang, atle.”
---
Come you thirsty ones 
come to the water come.
The living water flows 
to quench your weary souls.
The Spirit and the cloud of saints together cry:
 “Whosoever will, may come!”

Chorus:
Motho mang le mang ea nyoriloeng a tle,
Lea bitsoa bohle, baetsalibe;
Motho mang le mang, a tle!
---
Everybody come, anybody come, 
Everybody thirsty come and drink your fill
Sinners, saints invited 
come and quench your thirst.
Whosoever will, may come!

[2]
Na le re, le nyoretsoe tsoarelo,
Le khathetse ke libe le matsoalo?
Ho bitsoa Uena, utloa hle, ha ho thoe,
“Motho, mang le mang, atle.”
---
Rivers of forgiveness to wash your sins away.
Let the mighty waters lift the weight of sin.
Listen we are calling, calling out to you:
“Whosoever will, may come!”

[3]
Na u ipone u le litsila,
U le ntho e khesehang, ea leefela?
Ho bitsoa uena, utloa hle, ha ho thoe
“Motho, mang le mang, atle.”
---
Mirror of God's likeness, can you see the dirt?
The light you're meant to shine i
s shadowed by your sin.
Listen we are calling, calling out to you:
“Whosoever will, may come!”

[4]
Itlhahanele, hlakola lillo,
Kha bophelo, khotso le khalalelo;
Hase tse rekoang; kha, se belaele”
“Motho, mang le mang, atle.” 
---
Hurry now make haste, don't wait another day,
Receive the gifts of life and peace holiness
They are not for sale, 
God's favor can't be bought:
“Whosoever will, may come!”

[5]
Ha le utloile tse hlabosehang,
Tlatsang le lona, le e’o bitsa ba bang
Hoang ka matla, tlerolang le phete,
“Motho, mang le mang, atle.” 
---
Taste the living waters go in Jesus name,
Call the world to see 
what we've discovered here,
Proclaim the news and shout it, 
all are welcome here:

“Whosoever will, may come!”

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