Only a Parting Word

Only a parting word, then we must go

Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Tune: [Only a parting word]
Published in 3 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Only a parting word,
Then we must go;
When we shall meet again,
Ah, who can know?

Chorus:
Kindly remember us,
When we depart,
Hide us to bloom again,
Deep in your heart.

2 Here may the dew of love,
Tenderly fall;
God bless our Sabbath School,
God bless you all. [Chorus]

3 Fain would we linger yet,
Happy with you,
Yet must we haste away,
Teachers, adieu. [Chorus]

Source: Song and Study for God's Little Ones: collection of songs, studies and services for primary classes and junior societies. #108

Author: Fanny J. Crosby

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Text Information

First Line: Only a parting word, then we must go
Title: Only a Parting Word
Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Kindly remember us
Copyright: Public Domain

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Song and Study for God's Little Ones #108

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