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.