» » »

Jesus Christ Lyrics

Follow us on

Jesus Christ Lyric

 
TD Lind with Juliet Roberts and Mary Pearce Lyrics
CD  ·  DVD  ·  Sheet music
Jesus Christ Jesus Christ was a man who traveled through the land

Hard working man and brave



He said to the rich, "Give your goods to the poor."

So they laid Jesus Christ in his grave.

Jesus was a man, a carpenter by hand

His followers true and brave

One dirty little coward called Judas Iscariot

Has laid Jesus Christ in his grave

He went to the sick, he went to the poor,

And he went to the hungry and the lame;

Said that the poor would one day win this world,

And so they laid Jesus Christ in his grave.

He went to the preacher, he went to the sheriff,

Told them all the same;

Sell all of your jewelry and give it to the Poor,

But they laid Jesus Christ in his grave.

When Jesus came to town, the working folks around,

Believed what he did say;

The bankers and the preachers they nailed him on a cross,

And they laid Jesus Christ in his grave.

Poor working people, they follered him around,

Sung and shouted gay;

Cops and the soldiers, they nailed him in the air,

And they nailed Jesus Christ in his grave.

Well the people held their breath when they heard about his death,

And everybody wondered why;

It was the landlord and the soldiers that he hired.

That nailed Jesus Christ in the sky.

When the love of the poor shall one day turn to hate.

When the patience of the workers gives away

"Would be better for you rich if you never had been born"

So they laid Jesus Christ in his grave.

This song was written in New York City

Of rich men, preachers and slaves

Yes, if Jesus was to preach like he preached in Galillee,

They would lay Jesus Christ in his grave.
CD  ·  DVD  ·  Sheet music
Comments
comments powered by Disqus



Song title Artist name
Pink Moon Lyrics Nick Drake
The Tallest Man, The Broadest Shoulders Lyrics Sufjan Stevens
All the Trees of the Field Will Clap Their Hands Lyrics Sufjan Stevens
One Door Opens Lyrics
Jesusland Lyrics Ben Folds
El Agua De La Vida Lyrics Salsa Celtica
God Don't Never Change Lyrics  add Ginny Clee
Jesus Christ Lyrics TD Lind with Juliet Roberts and Mary Pearce
Auld Lang Syne Lyrics Salsa Celtica
Lord of All Hopefulness Lyrics Jan Struther


All lyrics are the property and copyright of their owners. All lyrics provided for educational purposes only.