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what non-religious songs remind you of God or feel religious/spiritual to you?

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Ihavewelliesbuttheyrenotgreen Tue 14-Jun-11 20:52:20

I have lots that I kind think of right now blush except

Everything - Michael Buble
Power of love - Frankie goes to Hollywood
Thank you for the Music- Abba
Not while I'm around- From Sweeney Todd
Love changes everything

Anyone else?

TheCoolerRuler Wed 15-Jun-11 18:56:15

Definitely You'll Never Walk Alone. I wanted it at our wedding, but my husband (Liverpool season ticket holder) vetoed it. I REALLY want it at my funeral, but Liverpool supporting kids say it will spoil matches for them in future. So it looks as though I won't ever get it, but to me it tells me that there's someone out there looking out for me.

CheerfulYank Thu 16-Jun-11 07:02:17

Simple Kind of Man blush because my grandfather loved it and it was how he lived his life. We played it at his funeral.

Conflugenglugen Thu 16-Jun-11 07:07:56

White Shadows - Coldplay

MrsCadwallader Thu 16-Jun-11 11:23:47

Oh, lots!

Anything by Mumford and Son, but especially Sigh No More, The Cave, and Awake My Soul. Oh, and After the Storm.

Keane - Hamburg Song
Kate Bush - The Man with a Child in his Eyes.
David Bowie - Word on a Wing (which actually is a prayer / 'religious' song, but from a non-religious singer / person. It's very anguished and expressive and speaks volumes).

And many more I can't think of right now!

StealthPolarBear Thu 16-Jun-11 11:26:33

Something inside so strong
and yes, Power of Love but the video is a nativity scene

StealthPolarBear Thu 16-Jun-11 11:26:53

Kate bush - running up that hill

madhairday Thu 16-Jun-11 17:59:25

You raise me up by Westlife blush
Angels - Robbie Williams
Fix you - Coldplay
Let it be by Paul McCartney, I guess that has religious undertones in any case

Actually any music I think is decent is spiritual to me as I see God in everything good smile

madhairday Thu 16-Jun-11 18:00:23

Oh and Stand by Me and Footprints in the Sand spring to mind too. And Lovely Day smile

MaryBS Thu 16-Jun-11 18:05:51

Another vote for "You raise me up" smile

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