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“Fire” by The Daguerreotypes

November 28, 2020, in Music > Studio Session, by

Baha’i Blog Studio Sessions is an initiative where we invite Baha’is and their friends from around the world to come into a studio and share the Baha’i Writings put to music.

In this Baha’i Blog Studio Session, we’re in Washington DC, USA with The Daguerreotypes singing “Fire” from the Writings of Baha’u’llah.

This song was filmed and recorded in Washington DC, USA, October 2018.

Lyrics & Quote

O SON OF BEING! Busy not thyself with this world, for with fire We test the gold, and with gold We test Our servants.

Baha’u’llah

Chords

D, A, G, D D, A, G, D
D
O Son of Being
A, G, D
Busy not thyself with this world
D
O Son of Being
A, G, D
Busy not thyself with this world
G, E7, A, F#7, A
O Son of Being
D
For with fire
A, G, D
We test the gold
Em, A, D, D/C#, G
And with gold We test Our servants
D
O Son of Being
A, G, Gm, D
Busy not thyself with this world
D, A, G, D D, A, G, D
D
O Son of Being
A, G, D
Busy not thyself with this world
D
O Son of Being
Em, A, G, D
Busy not thyself with this world
G, E7, A, F#7, A
O Son of Being
D
For with fire
A, G, D
We test the gold
Em, A, D, D/C#, G
And with gold We test Our servants
D
O Son of Being
A, G, Gm, D
Busy not thyself with this world

You can also listen to and download the audio version of this song from Baha’i Blog’s Soundcloud page here: “Fire” by The Daguerreotypes [Audio Track]

Check out BahaiBlog.net (http://bahaiblog.net/) for more great Baha’i-inspired content, and watch the Studio Sessions video series on Baha’i Blog’s YouTube Channel here: https://bit.ly/1LtjUx9

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Naysan Naraqi

Naysan is passionate about using the arts and media to explore the teachings of the Baha’i Faith. Back in 2011, Naysan started up the Baha’i Blog project, channeling his experiences in both media and technology companies to help create a hub for Baha’i-inspired content online.

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