I Heard the Preaching of the Elder
DESCRIPTION: Chorus: "I heard the preaching of the elder, Preaching the Word (x2), I heard the preaching of the elder Preaching the Word of God" Verses are about the length of Noah's flood, Jonah's stay with "the whale," and the singer's time praying
EARLIEST DATE: 1927 (Dett)
KEYWORDS: Bible nonballad religious
FOUND IN: US(SE)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Dett, p. 62, "I Heard the Preaching of the Elder" (1 text, 1 tune)
NOTES: In Dett's verses, every alternate line is "Preaching the Word of God."
The Biblical references are Genesis 6-8 and Jonah 1-2. - BS
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