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NUMBER AND CLASSIFICATION.
"Love King Jesus."
Chorus
Elder, you say you love King Jesus; Elder, you say you love the Lord.
1.   Oh, come and let us know,
How you love King Jesus; Come and let us know, How you love the Lord.
Chorus
Sister, you say you love King Jesus ; Sister, you say you love the Lord.
2.   Oh, sing and let us know how you love King Jesus, Sing and let us know how you love the Lord.
Chorus
Children, you say you love King Jesus; Children, you say you love the Lord.
SONGS OF PATIENCE.
"Wait a Little While."
Chorus
Wait a little while,
Then we'll sing the new song,
Wait a little while,
Then we'll sing the new song.
� 1. My heavenly home is bright and fair, Then we'll sing the new song, No pain or sorrow over there, Then we'll sing the new song.
Chorus Wait a little while, etc.
2. Sometimes I get a heavenly view, Then we'll sing the new song, And then my trials are so few, Then we'll sing the new song.
Chorus Wait a little while, etc.








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