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Jesus Children of America Lyrics

from Innervisions

"Jesus Children of America" is track #6 on the album Innervisions. It was written by Wonder, Stevie.
"Jesus Children of America" is track #6 on the album Innervisions. It was written by Wonder, Stevie.

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Hello Jesus
Jesus children
Jesus loves you
Jesus children
Hello children, Jesus loves you of America
Are you hearing
What he's saying?
Are you feeling
What you're praying?
Are you hearin', prayin', feelin' what you say inside?

You'd better tell
Your story fast
And if you lie, yeah
It will come to pass

Tell me
Tell me holy
Holy roller
Holy roller
Are you standin'
Are you standin'
Like a soldier?
Like a soldier?
Well
Are you standing for everything you talk about, yeah?
Holy roller

Say
Transcen
Transcendental
Dental meditation
Meditation
Speaks of
Speaks of inner
Inner preservation
Preservation
Well
Transcendental meditation gives you peace of mind
Peace of mind

You'd better tell
Your story fast
And if you lie
It will come to pass
Tell 'em
Don't lie to 'em
Don't tell lies
Tell 'em
Don't lie to 'em

Ooh, huu huu yeah
Tell 'em
Don't lie to 'em
Tell 'em
Don't lie to 'em
Tell 'em Jesus

Tell me
Tell me junkie
If you're able
If you're able
Playing
Are you playing your cards?
On the table
On the table
Yeah
Are you happy when you stick a needle in your vein?
Hey hey hey
Tell the children
Hey hey hey

Jesus
Jesus died on
Cross for you
Cross for you
Mary
Mary is just
Looking at you
Looking at you
Yeah
Mother Mary feels so much pain
Lookin' at him

So, you better tell
Tell your story
Your story fast
Tell your story, story
And if you lie
Yeah, tell your story
It will come to pass
Yeah, tell your story, story

You better tell
Tell your story
Your story fast
Tell your story, story
And if you lie
Yeah, tell your story
It will come to pass
Yeah, tell your story, story
Um, um, I need you Jesus

Songwriters
WONDER, STEVIE

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