Sunday, April 1, 2012

Sunday Gospel Music with the Oak Ridge Boys

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  1. The first song was a favorite of mine.

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  2. We used four songs from an older Oak Ridge Boys gospel cd for my dad's funeral and video....it was just perfect!

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  3. I agree the 1st one is a great song. Also I enjoyed them singing God Will Take Care of You. They had amazing harmony on the flashback to the 70s in Because He Lives.

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  4. It's funny to me that the men who used to sing that kind of music in my church wore flat-tops or at least short hair. They would have literally run the Oak Ridge Boys out of town back in the '50s and '60s.

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    1. I listened to all of these again this morning. Maybe that will be my Sunday blog from now on - gospel quartets.
      afcg, that would have pleased your dad from all you wrote about him.
      DC, they had great harmony and I too like the old songs but if anyone sings How Great Thou Art at my funeral, I will come back and haunt them.
      Snowbrush, ain't it the truth. We put so much stock in appearing religious - every religion/sub-sub-sub group has ideas about how one must dress appropriately to please God. What a crock. Whited sepulchers full of dead men's bones.

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