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260. Were You There?

1 Were you there when they crucified my Lord?
Were you there when they crucified my Lord?
O! Sometimes it causes me to tremble, tremble, tremble.
Were you there when they crucified my Lord?

2 Were you there when they nailed Him to the tree?
Were you there when they nailed Him to the tree?
O! Sometimes it causes me to tremble, tremble, tremble.
Were you there when they nailed Him to the tree?

3 Were you there when they laid Him in the tomb?
Were you there when they laid Him in the tomb?
O! Sometimes it causes me to tremble, tremble, tremble.
Were you there when they laid Him in the tomb?

4 Were you there when He rose up from the grave?
Were you there when He rose up from the grave?
O! Sometimes it causes me to tremble, tremble, tremble.
Were you there when He rose up from the grave?

Text Information
First Line: Were you there when they crucified my Lord?
Title: Were You There?
Language: English
Publication Date: 1982
Topic: Easter
Source: Amercan Folk Hymn
Tune Information
Name: [Were you there when they crucified my Lord?]
Key: E♭ Major
Source: American Folk Hymn



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