Lyrics Depot is your source of lyrics to For Those Who Died (Return To The Sabbat Mix) by Cradle Of Filth. Please check back for more Cradle Of Filth lyrics.

For Those Who Died (Return To The Sabbat Mix) Lyrics

Artist: Cradle Of Filth
Album: Lovecraft & Witch Hearts

"You stand before this court, accused of heresy and witch craft. How do you plead?"

"Not guilty!"

"Guilty!"

Our tongues they could not silence with their malicious lies
Their unforgotten violence, remember those who died

And as my flesh is put to fire I hear their voices still
Their unjust accusations demanding that I am killed

"We shall show no mercy to heathen such as thee
Who stand accused and have refused the Church's clemency
Your wicked acts are endless through the crimes we cannot name
Innocent or guilty proved, we'll burn you just the same"

Burning, into the fire
Burning, a funeral pyre
Burning, into the fire
Burning, a funeral pyre

This self-righteous inquisition is a plague upon our land
as false as the confessions they force from shattered hands

"We shall show no mercy to heathen such as thee
Who stand accused and have refused the Church's clemency
Your wicked acts are endless through the crimes we cannot name
Innocent or guilty proved, we'll burn you just the same"

Burning, into the fire
Burning, a funeral pyre
Burning, into the fire
Burning, a funeral pyre

Abused my broken body is cleansed by righteous flame,
Their God a 'God of Mercy' yet in whose name I slain.

My innocence the victim of their superstitious fears
Religious persecution for the past three hundred years
Preaching peace and mercy 'neath the shadow of the knife
A papal reign of terror, slaughter in the name of Christ

And as my flesh is put to fire I hear their voices still
their unjust accusations demanding that I am killed

"We shall show no mercy to heathen such as thee
Who stand accused and have refused the Church's clemency
Your wicked acts are endless through the crimes we cannot name
Innocent or guilty proved, we'll burn you just the same"

Burning, into the fire
Burning, a funeral pyre
Burning, into the fire
Burning, a funeral pyre

Comments/Interpretations

no comments yet








Related:
Cradle Of Filth Lyrics
Cradle Of Filth Lovecraft & Witch Hearts Lyrics

More Cradle Of Filth Music Lyrics:
Cradle Of Filth - Ebony Dressed for Sunset Lyrics
Cradle Of Filth - Haunted Shores Lyrics
Cradle Of Filth - Iscariot Lyrics
Cradle Of Filth - Of Mist And Midnight Skies Lyrics
Cradle Of Filth - Perverts Church (From The Cradle To Deprave) Lyrics
Cradle Of Filth - Summer Dying Fast Lyrics
Cradle Of Filth - Thirteen Autumns And A Widow (Red October mix) Lyrics
Cradle Of Filth - Venus In Fear Lyrics