Caedmon’s Call - Petrified Heart Lyrics

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This old heart's been left
Out on my sleeve
And I have paid as it's been rent
Into pieces

Seems everyone I've loved has
Taken a bit of my insides
I'm scattered as the woman whose body
Was torn for the twelve tribes

Chorus
When did my heart get so petrified
When did it get so hard to feel
When did my heart get so afraid to love
When did it get so hard

And the easy-living Gnostic proud
Use their knowledge
Like a wreaking ball to tear me down
Flooding me with their fallacies
I can't walk on this water
I'm starting to drown

Chorus

Strike this rock with your rod
I'll take the blows
Till your living water begins to flow
As it flowed from the Man of Sorrows' side
On that day when his body
Was torn for the twelve tribes
Torn for the twelve tribes

Chorus

Track Listing
CD 1
  • 1 There You Go
  • 2 Thankful
  • 3 Shifting Sand
  • 4 Faith My Eyes
  • 5 Where I Began
  • 6 Table for Two
  • 7 Climb On (a Back That's Strong)
  • 8 Petrified Heart
  • 9 Somewhere North
  • 10 Daring, Daylight Escape
  • 11 40 Acres


  • Credits
    publisher: ©MUSIC SERVICES, INC.
    writers: Aaron Tate
    album: Track 8 in album 40 Acres
    release date: 1999-4-13
    popularity : 62 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock
    styles: Folk Rock
    length: 4:42
    drums: Todd Bragg
    lead vocals: Cliff Young
    electric guitar: Derek Webb
    background vocals: Danielle Young
    acoustic guitar: Cliff Young
    mellotron & piano: Randy Holsapple
    double bass & electric bass guitar: Aric Nitzberg
    percussion & tabla & tambourine & udu: Garett Buell
    Album Information
    label: Essential Records
    country(area): United States
    format: CD
    barcode: 083061048624
    script: Latin