Didn't My Lord Deliver Daniel

Catherine Caglar and Abby Johnson

Song by: Roger Emerson


  • The time signature is 4/4 time
  • There are 3 parts




Some interesting facts are:

  • It was was written in 1978
  • its a traditional spiritual

Background Information

  • This song of slavery and freedom again appropriates an Old Testament seer and strong man of God, Daniel, as a heroic exemplary

Our two songs contrast because "Pura Vida" is an up beat song. "Didn't My Lord Deliver Daniel" is a traditional spiritual kind of slow song.