Children Go Where I Send Thee

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Natalie Merchant

Natalie Anne Merchant (born October 26, 1963) is an American singer-songwriter and musician. She joined the alternative rock band 10,000 Maniacs in 1981 and left it to begin her solo career in 1993. more »

Children go where I send thee
How shall I send thee?
Well, I’m gonna send thee one by one
One for the iddy biddy baby Wrapped in swaddling clothing Lying in a manger He was born, born, born in Bethlehem  Children go where I send thee
How shall I send thee?
Well, I’m gonna send thee two by two
Two for Paul and Silas One for the iddy biddy baby Wrapped in swaddling clothing Lying in a manger He was born, born, born in Bethlehem  Children go where I send thee
How shall I send thee?
I’m gonna send thee three by three Three for the Hebrew children
Two for Paul and Silas One for the iddy biddy baby Wrapped in swaddling clothing Lying in a manger He was born, born, born in Bethlehem  Children go where I send thee
How shall I send thee?
Well, I’m gonna send thee four by four
Four for the four knocking at my door Three for the Hebrew children
Two for Paul and Silas One for the iddy biddy baby Wrapped in swaddling clothing Lying in a manger He was born, born, born in Bethlehem  Children go where I send thee
How shall I send thee?
Well, I’m gonna send thee five by five
Five for the gospel preachers
Four for the four knocking at my door Three for the Hebrew children
Two for Paul and Silas One for the iddy biddy baby Wrapped in swaddling clothing
And lying in a manger He was born, born, born in Bethlehem He was born, born, born in Bethlehem He was born, born, born in Bethlehem Born in Bethlehem

Written by: PETER YARROW, NOEL PAUL STOOKEY, MARY ALLIN TRAVERS, ROBERT R. DE CORMIER JR.

Lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group

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Children Go Where I Send Thee