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Calvary (On a Hill Lone and Gray)

TITLE: Calvary (On a Hill Lone and Grey) AUTHOR: Words: Beverly F. Carradine, Music: Unknown, possibly Dock Boggs CATEGORY: Public Domain, Author Known KEYWORDS: grief, punishment, resurrection, death, dying, Bible, religious, Jesus EARLIEST PRINTED OR RECORDED REFERENCE: © 1895, R. M. McIntosh Co., Charles M. Alexander, Owner. HISTORICAL REFERENCES: It would appear that this song generally follows read more »

I’m Gonna Sit at the Welcome Table

TITLE: I’m Gonna Sit at the Welcome Table AUTHOR: unknown CATEGORY: Traditional, Public Domain KEYWORDS: hymn, religious, rejection, death, resurrection, God, Jesus EARLIEST DATE: 1922 Florida Normal Quartet, “The Welcome Table” (OKeh 40079, 1924; rec. 1922)—Amazon MP3 HISTORICAL REFERENCES: Negro or African-American Spiritual. The “welcome table” refers to the marriage feast of the Lamb referred read more »