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Which way are you going?
Which side will you be on?
Will you stand and watch
While all the seeds of hate are sown
Will you stand with those who say
"Let his will be done?"

One hand on the bible
One hand on the gun
One hand on the bible
One hand on the gun

Which way are you looking
Is it hard to see?
Do you say
"What's wrong for him is not wrong for me?"
You walk the streets
Righteousness but you refuse to understand

You say you love the baby
Then you crucify the man
You say you love the baby
Then you crucify the man

Everyday things are changing
Words once honored turned to lies
People wondering, can you blame them
It's too far to run and too late to hide

Now you turn your back on
All the things that you used to preach
Now it's, "Let him live in freedom, if he lives like me"
Well, your light has changed, confusion rains
What have you become

All your olive branches turned to spears
When your flowers turned to guns
Your olive branches turned to spears
When your flowers turned to guns



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    It is a message about the hypocrisy of the so-called religious, conservative "right" and their lack of empathy for anyone different than they are.

    Croce foretold today's times with more accuracy than nostradamus!!

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