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[[people singing]] I'm gonna let it shine
Oh, this little light of mine
I'm gonna let it shine, let it shine,
This little light of mine
[00:30:47]
I'm gonna let it shine, let it shine, let it shine
let it shine
[00:30:57]
Oh, I've got the light of freedom
I'm gonna let it shine,
Oh, I've got the light of freedom
I'm gonna let it shine, let it shine,
I've got the light of freedom
Oh, I'm gonna let it shine, let it shine,
let it shine
[00:31:26]
Oh, Jesus, give it to me, Lord
I'm gonna let it shine, oh
Jesus give it to me, Lord
I'm gonna let it shine, let it shine
Jesus give it to me, Lord
[00:31:47]
I'm gonna let it shine, let it shine, let it shine
let it shine
[00:31:58]
All in the courthouse,
I'm gonna let it shine, oh, all in the courthouse
I'm gonna let it shine, let it shine
all in the courthouse
I'm gonna let it shine, let it shine, let it shine
let it shine
[00:32:25]
Oh, all downtown,
I'm gonna let it shine, oh, all downtown
I'm gonna let it shine, let it shine, all downtown
[00:32:46]
Oh, I'm gonna let it shine, let it shine, let it shine
let it shine
[00:32:55]
Oh, all in the jail cells,
I'm gonna let it shine,
Oh all in the jail cells, I'm gonna let it shine,
let it shine, all in the jail cells
I'm gonna let it shine, let it shine, let it shine,
let it shine
[00:33:26]
Oh, all in the [[?]],
I'm gonna let it shine
Oh, all in the [[?]], I'm gonna let it shine,
Let it shine, all in the [[?]]
I'm gonna let it shine, let it shine, let it shine,
let it shine
[00:33:55]
Oh, this little light of mine
I'm gonna let it shine
Oh, this little light of mine, I'm gonna let it shine,
let it shine, this little light of mine
I'm gonna let it shine, let it shine, let it shine,
let it shine
[00:34:23]
Oh, all in the [[?]],
I'm gonna let it shine
Oh, all in the [[?]], I'm gonna let it shine,
Let it shine, all in the [[?]]
I'm gonna let it shine, let it shine, let it shine,
let it shine
[00:34:54]
All in the chapel house
I'm gonna let it shine,
Oh, all in the chapel house, I'm gonna let it shine,
let it shine, all in the chapel house
I'm gonna let it shine, let it shine, let it shine,
let it shine
[00:35:23]
Oh, all those [[?]],
I'm gonna let it shine
Oh, all those [[?]], I'm gonna let it shine,
let it shine, all those [[?]]
I'm gonna let it shine, let it shine, let it shine,
let it shine
[00:35:51]
All [[?]] in the streets,
I'm gonna let it shine
Oh, all in the streets[[?]], I'm gonna let it shine,
let it shine, all in the streets [[?]]
I'm gonna let it shine, let it shine, let it shine,
let it shine
[00:36:17]
This little light of freedom,
I'm gonna let it shine
Oh, this little light of freedom, I'm gonna let it shine,
let it shine, this little light of freedom
I'm gonna let it shine, let it shine, let it shine,
let it shine









Transcription Notes:
all singing

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