“Religion So Sweet”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1934
Keywords: nonballad religious
Found in: US(So)


Baptizing song/sermon: "Let's go down to Jurdon (x2)... De ol' ribber Jurdon is mighty deep, but 'ligion is so sweet." The candidates are told of the benefits of baptism, told that Jesus requires it, and reminded of the "sweetness" of religion


  1. Lomax-ABFS, pp. 582-583, "'Ligion So Sweet" (1 text)
  2. Roud #11061
  3. BI, LxA582