Soon and very soon

Soon and very soon

(This is taken from NIV Worship Together Bible) Revelation 22:20-21

Soon And Very Soon was a song written by Andrae Crouch

Soon and very soon; We are going to see the King
Soon and very soon; We are going to see the King
Soon and very soon; We are going to see the King
Hallelujah, hallelujah; We are going to see the King

No more crying there; We are going to see the King/2x
Hallelujah, hallelujah; We are going to see the King
No more dying there; We are going to see the King/2x
Hallelujah, hallelujah; We are going to see the King.

Behind the Song
Andrae Crouch is a pastor, songwriter, producer an artist who has had an immense impact on the Christian music world over the last 50 years. His unique style of songwriting and performing brought African-American and white audiences together like no artist before or since. “Soon and Very Soon” –  one of his most popular congregational songs has been beloved for so long that many people believe it is an old hymn. The song was actually written in 1976, however it has been recorded many times since then.

“Soon and Very Soon” employs the simple style of traditional spiritual, from its easy-to-learn lyrics an rhythmic patterns to its hopeful message. Spiritual often used music to deliver and to reinforce hopeful messages of future relief from the temporal suffering and bondage experienced by slaves and other oppressed people. “Soon and Very Soon” is certainly no exception. The lyric features resolute optimism about a coming deliverance from this world of tears, death and oppression.

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