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Amy Grant is the most poular Christian artist in recent history. One listen to “Better Than a Hallelujah” and you’ll understand why. Amy’s voice is smooth and soothing while still maintaining the performer’s edge. She takes great lyrics and makes them even greater. “We pour out our miseries, God just hears a melody” What a picture she paints with her perfect pitch, and perfect showmanship! If you’re looking for the best religious music, that’s contemporary, not pop, then settle into an introspective mood and enjoy “Better Than a Hallelujah” by Amy Grant.

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Better Than A Hallelujah Lyrics – Amy Grant

God loves a lullaby
In a mother’s tears in the dead of night
Better than a Hallelujah sometimes

God loves the drunkard’s cry
The soldier’s plea not to let him die
Better than a Hallelujah sometimes

We pour out our miseries
God just hears a melody
Beautiful, the mess we are
The honest cries of breaking hearts
Are better than a Hallelujah

The woman holding on for life
The dying man giving up the fight
Are better than a Hallelujah sometimes

The tears of shame for what’s been done
The silence when the words won’t come
Are better than a Hallelujah sometimes

We pour out our miseries
God just hears a melody
Beautiful, the mess we are
The honest cries of breaking hearts
Are better than a Hallelujah

Better than a church bell ringing
Better than a choir singing out, singing out

We pour out our miseries
God just hears a melody
Beautiful, the mess we are
The honest cries of breaking hearts
Are better than a Hallelujah

We pour out our miseries
God just hears a melody
Beautiful, the mess we are
The honest cries of breaking hearts
Are better than a Hallelujah

(Better than a Hallelujah sometimes)
Better than a Hallelujah
(Better than a Hallelujah sometimes)

Composers: Sarah Hart, Chapin Hartford

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It is impossible to hold a grudge and have peace of mind at the same time. It would be like trying to have day and night exist in the same moment.

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How fair and how pleasant art thou, O love, for delights!
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X-rated scripture? Not so fast! The Song of Solomon, celebrates beauty, intimacy and love. Some compare the Song of Solomon or Song of Songs, as it is also known, with God’s relationship to the human soul. Like two lovers, God and Man enjoy the incomparable pleasure of a glorious spiritual love affair.

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