These Songs of Freedom, Songs of Freedom   Leave a comment

“These Songs of Freedom,” a post from December 30, 2011, by kenne.

Becoming is Superior to Being

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Music is the language of the world, by which we are all connected, and the self is formed. The series, “Playing for Change,” is a modern example of how peoples of different languages and cultures are all moved by music. One of my favorite songs is Bob Marley’s“Redemption Song,”  and is one of the “Playing for Change” series.

At this time of reflection and resolution, I share so we may all resolve to seek freedom through peace.

kenne

Redemption Song — Bob Marley

Old pirates, yes, they rob I;
Sold I to the merchant ships,
Minutes after they took I
From the bottomless pit.
But my hand was made strong
By the hand of the Almighty.
We forward in this generation
Triumphantly.
Won’t you help to sing
These songs of freedom?
‘Cause all I ever have:
Redemption songs,
Redemption songs.

Emancipate yourselves from mental slavery;
None but…

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Posted December 30, 2019 by kenneturner in Information

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