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Religious law had had its way,

In the form of Caiaphas’ Court.

Guilty!  They condemned Him, before day;

Bigotry of the basest sort.

They broke their law, they bent their rule,

The devil had found some useful tool.

 

chorus:       

Resurrection’s coming.

Don’t you forget it.

It will be here in a little bit.

And it will be never ending.

Yes, Resurrection’s coming.

Night can last but so long.

 

Pilate listened with some respect,

Found Him not guilty by his law.

Seemed as though he might protect,

But pressure found its pitiful flaw,

And Barabbas was released.

As reward to celebrate the present feast.       – eab, 4/1984

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