Sweet Little Jesus Boy

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Mahalia Jackson

Mahalia Jackson ( /məˈheɪljə/ mə-HAYL-yə; October 26, 1911 – January 27, 1972) was an American gospel singer. Possessing a powerful contralto voice, she was referred to as "The Queen of Gospel". Jackson became one of the most influential gospel singers in the world and was heralded internat… more »

Sweet little Jesus boy
They made you be born in a manger  Sweet little holy child 
We didn't know who you were
Didn't know you'd come to save us Lord
To take our sins away
Our eyes were blind, we could not see
We didn't know who you were

Long time ago
You were born 
Born in a manger Lord
 Sweet little Jesus boy
The world treats you mean Lord
 Treats me mean too
But that's how things are down here
We don't know who you are

You have told us how
We are trying  Master you have shown us how
Even when you were dying 
Just seems like we can't do right 
Look how we treated you
But please Sir forgive us Lord
We didn't know it was you

 Sweet little Jesus boy
Born a long time ago
 Sweet little holy child 
We didn't know who you were



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Sweet Little Jesus Boy