Hold Your Light
DESCRIPTION: "What make ole Satan da follow me so? Satan hain't nothin' all all for to do with me. (Run Seeker.) Hold your light (Sister Mary), Hold your light (Seeker turn back), Hold your light on Canaan's shore."
EARLIEST DATE: 1867 (Allen/Ware/Garrison)
KEYWORDS: religious nonballad Devil
FOUND IN: US(SE)
REFERENCES (2 citations):
Allen/Ware/Garrison, p. 10, "Hold Your Light" (1 text, 1 tune)
Joyner, p. 84, "Hold Your Light" (1 text, 1 tune)
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