Make it Your Own

April 6, 2015

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Last year it was Waits’ Chocolate Jesus, this year things have become a bit more personal. (“Lift up the receiver”….so 1980s)

Depeche Mode – Personal Jesus – 1989

Lyrics:

“Personal Jesus”
Reach out and touch faith

Your own personal Jesus
Someone to hear your prayers
Someone who cares
Your own personal Jesus
Someone to hear your prayers
Someone who’s there

Feeling unknown
And you’re all alone
Flesh and bone
By the telephone
Lift up the receiver
I’ll make you a believer

Take second best
Put me to the test
Things on your chest
You need to confess
I will deliver
You know I’m a forgiver

Reach out and touch faith
Reach out and touch faith

Your own personal Jesus
Someone to hear your prayers
Someone who cares
Your own personal Jesus
Someone to hear your prayers
Someone who’s there

Feeling unknown
And you’re all alone
Flesh and bone
By the telephone
Lift up the receiver
I’ll make you a believer
I will deliver
You know I’m a forgiver

Reach out and touch faith

Your own personal Jesus

Reach out and touch faith

….and Johnny Cash’s version. I like the guitar styling in this (but JC sounds a little tired).

ro leyes

A real good lesson by Steve Stines.

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