In That Great Gittin' Up Mornin'

There's a better day a comin', fare ye well, fare ye well

Tune: FARE YE WELL
Published in 3 hymnals

Full Text

Refrain:
In that great gittin' up mornin', fare ye well, fare ye well,
In that great gittin' up mornin', fare ye well, fare ye well.
In that great gittin' up mornin', fare ye well, fare ye well.
Oh, in that great gittin' up mornin', fare ye well, fare ye well.

1 There's a better day a comin' fare ye well, fare ye well.
There's a better day a comin', fare ye well, fare ye well.
When I see king Jesus, fare ye well, fare ye well.
When I see king Jesus, fare ye well, fare ye well. [Refrain]

2 There'll be no more dyin', fare ye well, fare ye well.
There'll be no more dyin', fare ye well, fare ye well.
There'll be no more cryin', fare ye well, fare ye well'
There'll be no more cryin', fare ye well, fare ye well. [Refrain]

3 Oh, saint's will be a risin', fare ye well, fare ye well.
Oh, saint's will be a risin', fare ye well, fare ye well.
There'll be no more strivin', fare ye well, fare ye well.
There'll be no more strivin', fare ye well, fare ye well. [Refrain]

Source: African American Heritage Hymnal #585

Text Information

First Line: There's a better day a comin', fare ye well, fare ye well
Title: In That Great Gittin' Up Mornin'
Meter: 14.14.12.12 with refrain
Source: Negro Spiritual
Language: English
Refrain First Line: In that great gittin' up mornin', fare ye well, fare ye well
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances

Instances (1 - 3 of 3)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
African American Heritage Hymnal #585TextPage Scan
Hymns for a Pilgrim People: a congregational hymnal #217
Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #695



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