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Daniel Saw the Stone

Never saw such a man before

Tune: [Never saw such a man before]
Published in 2 hymnals

Full Text

Refrain:
Daniel saw the stone,
Rolling, rolling,
Daniel saw the stone
Cut out the mountain without hands.

1 Never saw such a man before,
Cut out the mountain without hands.
Preaching gospel to the poor,
Cut out he mountain without hands. [Refrain]

2 Daniel prayed in the lions' den,
Cut out he mountain without hands.
Spite of all those wicked men,
Cut out he mountain without hands. [Refrain]

3 Daniel prayed three times a day,
Cut out he mountain without hands.
Drive the devil far away,
Cut out he mountain without hands.

Folk Songs of the American Negro (No. 1), 1907

Text Information

First Line: Never saw such a man before
Title: Daniel Saw the Stone
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Daniel saw the stone rolling, rolling

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