Desert messiah ain't nothing new, we all know his kind Another self-appointed prophet with world domination On his puny mind
Whispered scenes behind closed doors How does one make the people think His greed's worth dying for? Hey, let's start a holy war!
[Chorus:] Do you believe in religion? I believe it's your decision Do you think it makes a difference? Is it just some man-made vision? Do you believe in religion? I believe it's your decision Do you think it makes a difference? Do you really care anyway?
Midnight preacher calls me a sinner And maybe he's right He said he's just used the hot line And God's got a message for me He says He condemns my situation, if I want to find salvation It's time to phone in my donation as a vow of faith He tells me that the church has got an image to protect And God wants me to give, give 'til it hurts
Stayed me hand, it's just as well They caught him using God's tax-free cash To feed the kitty in some cheap motel And now he's going to Hell