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Honey in the rock

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Honey in the rock

 

                 E                                      A

1. Oh, my brother, do you know the Savior,

                B7                            E

    who is wondrous kind and true?

                                            A

    He’s the rock of your salvation,

                  B7                             E

    there is honey in the rock for you.

 

                            A                                                  E

Oh, honey in the rock (oh…. ), sweet honey in the rock (sweet …),

                                                      B7

oh, it tastes just like honey in the rock.

                        E                           A

Oh, taste and see, if the Lord is good,

          E                     B7                E

oh, it tastes just like honey in the rock.

 

+ A - E - B7       - E - A - E - B7 - E

 

       E                                                 A

2. Have you tasted that the Lord is gracious?

                  B7                               E

    Do you walk in the way that’s new?

                                                       A

    Have you drank from the living fountain?

                   B7                              E

    There is honey in the rock for you.

 

+ CHORUS        + A - E - B7       - E - A - E - B7 - E

 

      E                                                   A

3. Oh, there’s honey in the rock my brother,

                  B7                             E

    there is honey in the rock for you,

                                                        A

    leave your sins fur the blood to cover,

                  B7                              E

    there is honey in the rock for you.       + CHORUS

 

Recorded 6/17/37 - New York, NY 

 







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