Faith in Song

Here are several songs about faith. Some are rollicking, others pensive. Enjoy:


Robert Randolph – If I Had My Way
(click on the link from this home page)

Beth Hart & Joe Banamassa – Sinner’s Prayer: Lord Have Mercy

Mary Chapin Carpenter – Why Shouldn’t We (Song #16)

Emmylou Harris – Take That Ride

Thomas A. Dorsey – The Story of Precious Lord Take My Hand  (PBS Link)

In his own words, on YouTube:

Hear more about “Take My Hand, Precious Lord” – Audio by Horace Boyer


The Blind Boys of Alabama – I Know A Place (Click “Hear Music” at top of home page)


Ron McCowan – Home Ina Dat Rock (principal bass, St Pauls United Church of Christ – Chicago)

This piece was commissioned for Mr. McCowan and written by Moses Hogan in ?

(Link audio file on Stories of Faith website)


Brendan Henry – Joshua Fit The Battle of Jericho – arranged for Piano by Mr. Henry, performed at St Pauls UCC – Chicago – used with permission

(Link audio file on S of F website)


Muzette Morgan – This Little Light of Mine