"A Novel of War" as written by Brian Mcternan, Nicholas Ray Maldonado, Marc Christopher Kohlbry, Tanner Lee Sparks, Chad Daniel Ackerman and Duane David Reed....
They fight and it never seems like it ends. "Are you too busy tonight?" When all of your children cry, "Oh God, when will it end!?" Will we ever see the day the world stands as one? Love and peace are hidden somewhere under this sun. We are on our knees and praying to end this war. Time will already murder what they are fighting for. Justify a belief in a God that's left you behind, but we're still hoping tonight that our prayers and our wishes find a way through their hearts. All of this time their burning down bridges and all of this time wars fought from religions. All of this time spent burning the witches, and all of this time they're fighting for riches. All of this time they're breaking the stitches, and all of this time they're dying in ditches.


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    General Commenti dunno why, but songs like this one and a few others seem to have like an anti Christian tinge to them. i really hope not, and that wouldn't make any sense because they're on solid state records, but it seems a lot of the lyrics to this record might not be anti Christian, but just really questioning and maybe even doubting? maybe im missing something..
    kyleeeon April 19, 2008   Link
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    General CommentI think in some parts of this song Chad is singing from the point of someone that doesn't BELIEVE, BELIEVE in God. They believe there's some kind of God, but not one that true christians. They only pray when they want something. Like he says, they're justifying a belief in a God that's left you behind (their God), but still only want THEIR wishes and prayers answered.

    I dunno if this is right, but it's a guess.
    AdamBurnsRedon April 20, 2008   Link
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    General CommentI think in some parts of this song Chad is singing from the point of someone that doesn't BELIEVE, BELIEVE in God. They believe there's some kind of God, but not one that true christians. They only pray when they want something. Like he says, they're justifying a belief in a God that's left you behind (their God), but still only want THEIR wishes and prayers answered.

    I dunno if this is right, but it's a guess.
    AdamBurnsRedon April 20, 2008   Link
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    General CommentNo matter what you believe in, love and peace is the true answer.

    I think that's what he is saying.
    njspeedbeaston April 24, 2008   Link
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    General CommentI could be way off, but I believe that it's about people taking advantage of religion to use it for themselves. Like going to war for your religion, but the actual religion wouldn't want you to go to war. Leaders using religion to push an agenda basically.
    paintballonaimon May 23, 2008   Link
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    General CommentI also think this song is about people that would rather argue about religion and set people back rather than make the world a better place. I think he's basically saying "all this time we've spent burning the witches, we could have been helping", for example.
    paintballonaimon June 01, 2008   Link
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    General CommentI also think this song is about people that would rather argue about religion and set people back rather than make the world a better place. I think he's basically saying "all this time we've spent burning the witches, we could have been helping", for example.
    paintballonaimon June 01, 2008   Link
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    General CommentThe song is anti religion, not anti christian. If you look through the history of the church, there is a whole lot of people trying to justify hate and war as if they are doing Gods work.

    The line 'love and peace are hidden somewhere under this sun' stands out to me. I think its the hope that peoples hearts will change and they will see the truth, know what it really means to be a christian.
    peter_j_son December 17, 2008   Link

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