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CLN – Hallelujah – The Ultimate Thanksgiving Song – 26 November 2013

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Thanksgiving is a day to give thanks for the blessings that we have in our lives.  In Hallelujah, songwriter Leonard Cohen takes thankfulness to another level, suggesting that we should be grateful not only for our blessings, but for all of our experiences in life (good, bad, happy, and sad).  Cohen said of the song’s meaning:

“It explains that many kinds of hallelujahs do exist, and all the perfect and broken hallelujahs have equal value.” Continue reading

CLN – Ross Pittman – Hallelujah – The Ultimate Thanksgiving Song – 22 November 2012

Thanksgiving is a day for giving thanks for the blessings that we have in our lives.  On that special day (and any other day for that matter), we recommend that you play at least one of the many wonderful renditions of Leonard Cohen’s amazing song Hallelujah, three of which are embedded below.  As you do, keep in mind the meaning of the song and the lyrics, which are detailed below. Continue reading