172. Were you there when they crucified my Lord?

1. Were you there when they crucified my Lord?
Were you there when they crucified my Lord?
Oh!
Sometimes it causes me to tremble, tremble, tremble.
Were you there when they crucified my Lord?

2. Were you there when they nailed him to the tree?
Were you there when they nailed him to the tree?
Oh!
Sometimes it causes me to tremble, tremble, tremble.
Were you there when they nailed him to the tree?

3. Were you there when they pierced him in the side?
Were you there when they pierced him in the side?
Oh!
Sometimes it causes me to tremble, tremble, tremble.
Were you there when they pierced him in the side?

4. Were you there when they laid him in the tomb?
Were you there when they laid him in the tomb?
Oh!
Sometimes it causes me to tremble, tremble, tremble.
Were you there when they laid him in the tomb?

Text Information
First Line: Were you there when they crucified my Lord?
Meter: Irr.
Language: English
Publication Date: 1985
Source: Afro-American spiritual
Tune Information
Name: WERE YOU THERE
Harmonizer: Charles Winfred Douglas, 1867-1944
Meter: Irr.
Key: E Major
Source: Afro-American spiritual
Copyright: Harmonization © The Church Pension Fund



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