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"How long before we can be seen as just human beings?" The night Bob Marley & Peter Tosh Preacher man don't tell me heaven is under the earth. I .. I'll meet you at your hosue at a quarter to eight The next day he wrote a song on the back of the Kingston telephone book about their encounter.). Bob Marley thought of himself as a revolutionary, something that but still had to work as a welder and hotel janitor to make ends meet. equal in the eyes of all men, as they are in the eyes of Heaven; Until that We Africans will fight, if necessary, and we know that we shall win, Please try again later. This year would have marked Marley's 70th birthday, another good excuse. BOB MARLEY: The first song I write, I don't record it. O'BRIEN: Did you ever meet Johnny? “In the Beginning God created the Heaven and the Earth, and the Earth was without form and void; and darkness was upon the face.
If you are the big tree, We are the small axe. Sharpened to cut you down, Ready to cut you down.
These are the words of my master. Keep on telling me No weak heart shall prosper, Oh, no they can't. And whosoever diggeth a pit, Lord, Shall fall in it, shall fall in it. Whosoever diggeth a pit shall bury in it, Shall bury in it. If you are the big tree, We are the small axe Sharpened to cut you down, Ready to cut you down. And whosoever diggeth a pit shall fall in it, fall in it.
- War (Bob Marley song)
Whosoever diggeth a pit shall bury in it, shall bury in it. If you have a big tree, We have a small axe Ready to cut you down, Sharpened to cut you down.Bob Marley - Could You Be Loved (Uprising Live!)
If you are the big tree, we are the small axe Ready to cut you down, Sharpened to cut you down. Yes me friend We de a street again Yes me friend me good friend Dem say we're free again The bars could not hold me Force could not control me, now They try to keep me down But Jah put I around Yes, I've been accused many a times And wrongly abused, now But through the powers of the most-high They've got to turn me loose Don't try to cold me up on this bridge, now I've got to reach mount zion - The highest region So if you're a bull-bucker, Let me tell you this - I'm a duppy conqueror, conqueror!
Yes me friend me good friend We de a street again Yes me friend me good friend Dem say we're free again So don't try to cold me up on this bridge, now I've got to reach mount zion - The highest region So if you're a bull-bucker, Let me tell you this - I'm a duppy conqueror, conqueror!
Yes me friend Dem say we're free again, oh, oh yeah! Taken from the Piby, the Holy book, 'Rasta Man Chant' is a traditional Rastafarian chant, known to every adherent of the faith. Do you believe in astrology, Bob?
I believe in the 12 tribes of Israel, which them change and call astrology. Astrology is up there.
And then say God is up there. But where them get astrology from, and the ideas of astrology is from the 12 tribes of Israel, which every man have by tendency. Not by Roman god, but by the sons of Jacob.
Did Rastafarian spokesman Bob Marley become a Christian on his deathbed?
So man find him root. Which month ya born? You come from the tribe of Benjamin. Ya rule te feet. You control the foot, you come from the tribe of Benjamin. Me come from the tribe of Joseph. That rules the leg. Now they would sa me is Aquarius.
What them say ye is? Them say ye is Pisces. But me is Aquarius and ye is Pisces and me want to check out now our roots, how can we check out roots of Pisces and Aquarius? You need a root, seen? Man is a universe. The eye alone can tell you that.
By your eye, behold all things. But your eye cannot look within ya, you know? So them say you must look out there. God never make it so. Go dis within you. That means your mind control all eye. Your mind control everything. Astrology wrong in the sense of the roots, how them carry down. But the Bible is the proof. Have the Rastas ever translate the Bible?
We just read it and understand it. And the Spirit of God moved upon he face of the waters. One man come with these names and the name is Haile Selassie. The Bible say when Christ return, He will return in this kingly character. What do you think about reincarnation? If you do good you live forever, and if you do evil you must die.
War (Bob Marley song) - Wikipedia
And when you die you return as a dog and a bus lick ya down in the street, and ya return as a frog and a car run ya over, and ya return as a fly and somebody kill ya and ya return as a bird and perch up on the electric and get shocked.
But what do good men come back as? Good men no die. Every good man live. If him get killed him do something to get killed. In a sense, some of them is just sacrifices, but them make more experienced. Do you have any idea of what you were before? As it was in the beginning, so shall it be in the end.
And that is why I tell ya about the 12 sons of Jacob and not astrology. All the amount of people on the earth is only 12 people, you know. There are only 12 different minds, 12 different tendencies.