The University of Texas at Austin
Negro Church Service [Tabernacle Baptist Church]; Prayer with Song as Background
Identifier: e_utfc_0255
Title: Negro Church Service [Tabernacle Baptist Church]; Prayer with Song as Background
Description: A man praying, while women's voice hum the tune of "Amazing Grace" in the background. The prayer begins in spoken form, then builds up into a chant as humming dies away and is replaced by responses from the congregation. Recorded at the Tabernacle Baptist Church, Rev. Bass, pastor.
City: Bryan
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: 1941/08/21
Contributor: Faulk, John Henry, Jr. (field recorder)
Source: UT Folklore Center Archives
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 2X5a
Format: Audiotape (open reel)
Size: 7 in.
Duration: 6 minutes, 4 seconds