“Wait on the Lord”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1952 (Brown)
Keywords: religious nonballad floatingverses death
Found in: US(SE)


"I wonder where Spencer gone, That used to preach up town. The church is all in mourning...." "I'm waitin' on de Lord...." "Some say John de Baptist Is nothing but a Jew." "A Baptist, Baptist is my name, And a Baptist I will die"


This is one of those all-floating-verse assemblies that can't really be identified with anything because it has so many different parts. - RBW


  1. BrownIII 344, "Wait on de Lord" (1 text)
  2. Roud #11740
  3. BI, Br3344