Mighty Rocky Road

DESCRIPTION: Chorus: I'm bound to carry my soul to Jesus, Carry my soul to the Lord" (2x). Verse: "It's a mighty rocky road and I'm most done travelling"(3x). "Christian's (mourner's, sinner's) on the road and he's most done travelling...."
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1899 (Barton)
KEYWORDS: nonballad religious Jesus
REFERENCES (2 citations):
Barton, p. 6, "Mighty Rocky Road" (1 text, 1 tune)
ADDITIONAL: John Wesley Work, Song of the American Negro (Nashville: Fisk University, 1915 ("Digitized by the Internet Archive")), p. 70, "Might Rocky Road" (1 text)

Roud #12078
NOTES [8 words]: The description is based on the Barton text. - BS
Last updated in version 4.0
File: Bart006

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