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I ain't sayin' I beat the Devil, but I drank his beer for nothing, and then I stole his song!] The devil lost the second round Up on this mountain far as you see All these things I'll give to thee If you'll fall down on your knees Jesus Christ and worship me It's written down He said again Worship God and only Him The devil left and the Angels came He beat the devil at his own game He beat the devil … AZLyrics. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. And I'd like to dedicate this to John and June, who helped show me how to beat the devil. You see, the devil haunts a hungry man, If you don't wanna join him, you got to beat him. My thirsty wanted whisky; my hungry needed beans, In the wilderness Jesus stayed. 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The Devil came in all his sin Came to tempt even Him Said, "I hear tell You're God's Son But You get hungry like anyone So if You're what they've all said Then turn these rocks, Jesus to bread" By the Word of God, man was shown He can't live by bread alone Jesus said it's written down The Devil lost the first round The Devil took Him to the temple roof Sung Sung And you still can hear me singin' to the people who don't listen, To the things that I am sayin', prayin' someone's gonna hear. To warm the frozen feelin'. "I've got something you oughta hear." Back when failure had me locked out on the wrong side of the door. You see, the devil haunts a hungry man If you don't wanna join him, well you gotta beat him I ain't saying I beat the devil, but I drank his beer for nothing And then I stole his song [Verse 10] I ain't sayin' I beat the devil, but I drank his beer for nothing. If you don't wanna join him, you got to beat him. //