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Put John on the Island cho: Hail, hail, put John on the islan', Hail, hail, weep-a low, Judgment's comin' You got Jesus, hold Him fast, Weep-a low, Judgment's comin', The grace of God you shall receive, Weep-a low, Judgment's comin'. Didn't know Christ was into the field, Till I heard the rumblin' of the chariot wheel. Goin' down Jordan to pay my fare, Have a little meetin' when I gits there. Goin' up to Heaven, don't want to stop, Don't want to be no stumblin' block, From Religious Folks Songs of the Negro, Fenner RG
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