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I Will Occupy My Father's House
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Empowering Roots, Gospel, and dub
Single - $0.75
Urban - Gospel
Previous peak charts position #198
Previous peak charts position in subgenre #21
Jerry Stevens, Patterson Martin, Deborah Stevens
2010 finegrind music, bmi
October 22, 2011
MP3 4.9 MB
128 kbps bitrate
5:23 minutes
Story behind the song
Inspired by Officer Jack McLamb (police and Military against the New World Order)
Lyrics
My Father’s House c 2007 Jerry Stevens, Deborah Stevens, Patterson Martin I will occupy my Father’s house until He returns He has left me with the strength and wisdom to aid with my concerns I will occupy my Father’s house until I can see His face I will guard these walls and fences until He comes to take his place Like a thief inna de night I saw de Fada entah Chase all de parasite from around eyah Thief, liah, even murderah, chase dem out de house because dem cannot entah Pure in heart and cleans hands only, only dem could entah in God house you see Save ya soul surrender quickly, thas why we livin in de Fada house you see I will occupy my Father’s house and won’t allow the wicked To come and keep me sleeping, steal the truth, and my soul along with it There are those in this world who would harm us but they will not prevail ‘cause when I occupy my Father’s house it puts more wind into His sails brother let we do it anna do it properly, mi Fada don wan no murderah roun we Thou shalt not kill man He done tell we, occupy de House anna we do it properly Only pure heart and song enter e, just like a thief inna de night Him entah No wicked man killah man coulda roun eyah, coulda nevah see de face of de Fada I will occupy my Father’s house until it becomes clear That He has come to take control I know that’s why He put me here All investment will be in good faith and in good time I will protect His remnant and I will not let it fall to petty crime When you reach deh man you must be propah, man you mussa talk, talk propah Have a love peaceful heart, Rasta, so you a go see de face of de Fada No wicked man me say coulda entah, couldn’t jump thru de back door an entah Couldn’t even climb thru de windah, Have to come thru de front door said de Fada I will occupy my Father’s house until He comes to take His throne And the time will be all of His choosing it will not be of my own I will occupy my Father’s house until He returns And if they take my speech I will make sure that my song and prayer will burn John 14:2 cover art by Brian Joseph
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