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480. Let Us Break Bread Together

1 Let us break bread together on our knees,
let us break bread together on our knees.

[Refrain:]
When I fall down on my knees,
with my face to the rising sun,
Oh, Lord, have mercy on me.

2 Let us drink wine together on our knees;
let us drink wine together on our knees. [Refrain]

3 Let us praise God together on our knees;
let us praise God together on our knees. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: Let us break bread together on our knees
Title: Let Us Break Bread Together
Publication Date: 1996
Meter: Irregular
Topic: The Church at Worship: Holy Communion; Adoration and Praise; Choruses and Refrains (9 more...)
Source: African-American spiritual, 19th cent.
Language: English
Refrain First Line: When I fall down on my knees
Tune Information
Name: LET US BREAK BREAD
Harmonizer: F. R. C. Clarke (1971)
Meter: Irregular
Key: E♭ Major
Source: African-American spiritual 19th cent.
Copyright: Harmony copyright © 1971 F. R. C. Clarke.



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