Living One

Precious in the sight of the Lord
Is the death of His saints

Jah! is Eternal, External, Spiritual, here me now (Patua)

The dead in Christ Are better
Than the living
Still alive today (they feel no pain)
Precious in the sight of the LORD
Is the death of his saints
(Ecclesiastes 4:2 NLT)

Let the meditation of I and I be acceptable in thy sight,

What man can live
And not see death,
Or save himself
From the power of the grave?
(Psalm 89:48)

Power of the grave?

uh uh uh uh
Do not be afraid
Says the Lord
I am the First and the Last.
I am the Living One;
I died and rose again
I live for ever and ever!
Who ever believes in me
Shall have everlasting life
(Revelation 1:17-18)

The dead in Christ Are better (oh oh oh oh oh)
Than the living (than the living)
Still alive today (they feel no pain in the world)
Precious in the sight of the LORD (sight of the Lord)
Is the death of his saints

Oh Jah Oh Jah have mercy

Oh Lord have mercy
At the resurrection of the dead,
The human body that was sown
Shall rise up imperishable;
Transitioned from debase to glory;
Their Weakness shall be empowered;
Nature becomes spiritual.
Flesh and blood cannot inherit
Jah’s marvelous kingdom above

oh yeah, Jah’s marvelous Kingdom above

We will not all sleep,
But we’ll be changed
And immortalized.
The sting of death will be gone.

Death’s sting will be gone (Death’s sting will be gone)

Death and Hades would be swallowed up (will be swallowed up yeah)
In victory through Jesus Christ our Lord and Savior oh oh oh
(1 Corinthians 15:51)

The dead in Christ Are better (If they received Christ on earth)
Than the living
Still alive today (they feel no pain in the world)
Precious in the sight of the LORD (sight of the Lord)
Is the death of his saints, (Is the death of his saints, the death of the saints)

Everybody wants to see God (but no one wants to die)
But no premature death
For to live is Christ, and to die is gain (Philippians 1:21)
Oh mama your death is gain

‘Cos You led your life for Christ

You ran your race and you kept the faith (you know God)
You will rise again
Into everlasting life (He can’t fail you, can’t fail you)
Rest in Peace oh mama (never gonna fail you)

Oh oh h, yeah yeah yeah, oh oh oh oh oh (alright)

The dead in Christ Are better (oh oh oh oh)
Than the living
Still alive today (still alive today)
Precious in the sight of the LORD (sight of the Lord)
Is the death of his saints,

Who are these like stars appearing with dazzling brightness?
These are they who have contended for their Savior’s honor
These like priests have watched and waited, offering up to Christ their will.
Soul and body consecrated day and night to serve Him still.
Now in God’s most Holy place. Hallelujah

Oh Lord have mercy, (Lord have mercy)
oh oh
Everyone wants to go to heaven, no one wants to die
Everyone wants to go to heaven, no one wants to die (oh yeah)
Everyone wanna go a heaven, but none of them no wan fi dead (hear me now)
Everyone want to go to heaven, but no one wants to die (i don’t want to die young)

Oh Lord have mercy
At the resurrection of the dead (of the dead)
The human body that was sown
Shall rise imperishable (imperishable)
Transitioned from debase to glory
It’s weakness shall be empowered (empowered)
Nature becomes spiritual
Flesh and blood cannot inherit,
Jah’s marvelous Kingdom above (God’s marvelous Kingdom yeah)
(1 Corinthians 15:42-44)

Jah’s marvelous Kingdom

The dead in Christ Are better (than the living)
Than the living
Still alive today (they feel no pain in the world)
Precious in the sight of the LORD (sight of the Lord)
Is the death of his saints, (Now hear this) (Is the death of his saints, oh yeah)

Everyone wants to go to heaven, but none of them wants to die
Everyone wants to go to heaven, but none of them wants to die
But don’t ask the rastaman why
Because it happens again and again and again
It happens over and over again
No one wants to die

Oh yeah
The goodness and the glory endureth for ever
The goodness and the glory endureth for ever

Don’t you know that