172 Holy Week

 

1. Were you there when they crucified my Lord?

Were you there when the crucified my Lord?

Oh!___ Sometimes it causes me to tremble, tremble, tremble.

Were you there when they cricified my Lord?

 

2. Were you there when they nailed him on the tree?

Were you there when they nailed him on the tree?

Oh!___ Sometimes it causes me to tremble, tremble, tremble.

Were you there when they nailed him to the tree?

 

*3. Were you there when they pierced him in the side?

Were you there when they pierced him in the side?

Oh!___ Sometimes it causes me to tremble, tremble, tremble.

Were you there when they pierced him in the side?

 

4. Were you there when they laid him in the tomb?

Were you there when they laid him in the tomb?

Oh!___ Sometimes it causes me to tremble, tremble, tremble.

Were you there when they laid him in the tomb?

Words: Afro-American spiritual Music: Were You There, Afro-American spiritual; harm. Charles Winfred Douglas (1867-1944)