Waiting on this empty street
Watching rivers' waves go by
Feeling mellow, lighting a cigarette
Silver moon floats through the night

Eris, princess of the isles
Disperse your sparkling trace
Lead it on to the house of love
Where the gods may turn his eyes

To Jerusalem we pray
It's time to meet you there
Let's take love to Jerusalem, oh yeah
Let me know, love
In Jerusalem, let me know

You might be the one I'm waiting for
I think we've met somewhere for sure
Chasing shadows leaves you feeling blue
This situation needs a cure

New assassins, new messiahs
Keepers of a balanced law
Strangest lovers of the fire
Which ignites the halo of our souls

Oh, in Jerusalem we pray
It's time to meet you there
Let's take love to Jerusalem, oh, yeah
Let's take love

To Jerusalem we pray
It's time to meet you there
Let's take love to Jerusalem, oh, yeah
Oh Jerusalem

Big yellow cadillac
Carry me back home (carry me back home)
On glory roads of pure delight
We head out for the stars

To Jerusalem we pray
It's time to meet you there
Let's take love to Jerusalem, oh yeah
Rein our love

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Jerusalem Lyrics as written by Ricky Echolette Bernard Lloyd

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    Marian Gold was christian offcourse........

    Coffie&cigaretson February 16, 2006   Link
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    Marian Gold is just a prophet of modern times!

    PeluCrespinson October 26, 2018   Link
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    A self-confessed hippie "love and peace" song, but easily one of the best of the 80s regardless.

    The Knaveon October 16, 2006   Link

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