E Lo S’ora Jesu Fere de! (Take Heed, Jesus is Nearby!)

E lo so’ra (x2), Jesu fere de
E lo so’ra (x2), Jesu fere de O
E f’ororo s’atupa
Oko iyawo nbo wa
E lo so’ra (x2), Jesu fere de O
Bi emi mimo ba wo’le
Emi okunkun a pa’rada
E lo s’ora (x2), Jesu fere de O

English Interpretation:

Take Heed (x2), Jesus is nearby
Take Heed (x2), Jesus is nearby
Fill up your lamp with oil
The bridegroom is coming
Take Heed (x2), Jesus is nearby
When the Holy Spirit arrives
Evil spirits must disappear
Take Heed (x2), Jesus is nearby

-Yoruba, Nigeria version composed, written and produced by King Sunny Ade, Lagos, Nigeria

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