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TCC Playlist: He Set Me Free by Thad Cockrell

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“Lay down your burdens at his feet.”

Thad Cockrell is the son of a Baptist minister, so he’s just as comfortable singing about love and heartbreak as he is about Jesus and grace. Listen to him sing “He Set Me Free” track seven on the album “Oh to Be Loved” here:

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TCC Playlist: New South Wales by Jason Isbell

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Jason Isbell

Pope Francis and St. Augustine speak of the Church as a field hospital, a place where the wounded find healing and help. However we make our way to the field hospital during the Year of Mercy, Jason Isbell has written a song to accompany us on the journey. More & a song for New Year’s Day after the jump:

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TCC Playlist: I Don’t Want to Get Adjusted to This World by Iris Dement

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Iris Dement

Iris Dement grew up in a Pentecostal family in Arkansas. In her music she grapples with faith and doubt. Her strange drawl can take some getting used to, but it’s beautiful and haunting too. A great choice for today’s feast of Sts. Peter and Paul (both of whom were martyred for their faith). Listen to “I Don’t Want to Get Adjusted to This World” and more after the jump:

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TCC Playlist: Just a Closer Walk With Thee by Patsy Cline and Willie Nelson

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Patsy-Cline

Patsy Cline is an American legend and one of the voices that best represents the early 60s Nashville sound. We’ve always loved her version of the African American spiritual “Just a Closer Walk With Thee.” Listen to her version, or the outlaw country version, with Patsy Cline and Willie Nelson after the jump:

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