Hymn Number 365

75-Choir_HP-17A minister was completing a temperance sermon.

With great emphasis he said, “If I had all the beer in the world, I’d take it and pour it into the river.”

With even greater emphasis he said, “And if I had all the wine in the world, I’d take it and pour it into the river.”

And then finally, shaking his fist in the air, he said “And if I had all the whiskey in the world, I’d take it and pour it into the river.”

Sermon completed, the minister sat down.

The choir director then stood and quietly announced, obviously trying to suppress a smile, “For our closing song, we will sing Hymn Number 365, ‘Shall We Gather at the River.’ ”

 



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  1. Thanks, and cudos to you Garry…….”you’ll do”………..wonder how many times Duke said that and “That’ll be the day”……..you know Ward picked the last one up and used it on Wagon Train a good bit.

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  2. Keith beat me to it. A Pappy Ford perennial. I think you deserve a piece of one his chewed up “pocket-squares” for this one. You’ll do!

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  3. Oh, THAT was a good one, LOL! One of John Ford’s favorite and often used songs. Wonder if that is why? KEITH

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