Here we suffer grief and pain,

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CGS No.: 
576

Verse 1
Here we suffer grief and pain,
Here we meet to part again;
In heaven we part no more.

Chorus
Oh, that will be joyful!
Joyful, joyful, joyful!
Oh, that will be joyful!
When we meet to part no more.

Verse 2
All who love the Lord below,
When they die to heaven will go,
And join with saints above.

Chorus
Oh, that will be joyful!
Joyful, joyful, joyful!
Oh, that will be joyful!
When we meet to part no more.

Verse 3
Little children will be there,
Who have sought the Lord by prayer
From every Sunday School.

Chorus
Oh, that will be joyful!
Joyful, joyful, joyful!
Oh, that will be joyful!
When we meet to part no more.

Verse 4
Teachers, too, will meet above,
Pastors, parents, whom we love,
Shall meet to part no more.

Chorus
Oh, that will be joyful!
Joyful, joyful, joyful!
Oh, that will be joyful!
When we meet to part no more.

Verse 5
Oh, how happy we shall be!
For our Saviour we shall see
Exalted on His throne.

Chorus
Oh, that will be joyful!
Joyful, joyful, joyful!
Oh, that will be joyful!
When we meet to part no more.

Verse 6
There we all shall sing for joy,
And eternity employ
In praising Christ the Lord.

Chorus
Oh, that will be joyful!
Joyful, joyful, joyful!
Oh, that will be joyful!
When we meet to part no more.