Religion So Sweet (I)
DESCRIPTION: "O walk Jordan long road, And religion so sweet. O religion is good for anything, And religion so sweet." "Religion makes you happy." "O member, get religion." "O I gwine to meet my savior." "I seek my Lord and I find him."
EARLIEST DATE: 1867 (Allen/Ware/Garrison)
KEYWORDS: religious nonballad
FOUND IN: US(SE)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Allen/Ware/Garrison, p. 13, "Religion So Sweet" (1 text, 1 tune)
Lawrence McKiver and the McIntosh County Shouters, "Religion, So Sweet" (on McIntosh1)
cf. "Religion So Sweet (II)" (lyrics)
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