The Precious Pearl
pronounced in a gathering
of saints of God
Recorded in the ’90s (unknown date)
Montréal (Québec) CANADA
Running time: 4 min 54 s
Recordings, transcription, edition
translation in English language and publication
by Guylaine Roy (GROY) © 1990 and 2017
1 (Watching over God’s pearl.)
2 Yes, we must not lose our pearl. We must not lose our pearl.
3 Yes, says the Eternal, work. Work, says the Eternal.
4 Work at it in order to keep this pearl, oh, so precious,
5 this pearl that you searched for such a long time, such a long time, such a long time.
6 Oh, oh yes, this pearl, that I have, oh, oh, placed before you, placed between your hands,
7 this precious pearl, do not lose it, do not lose it, says the Eternal, do not lose it.
8 Oh, nothing can replace this pearl, says the Eternal. Nothing can replace it. Oh!
9 Rejoice, rejoice, says the Eternal, for this pearl which I gave you.
10 Rejoice, rejoice, yes, says the Eternal, for this pearl.
11 Rejoice, says the Eternal. Rejoice!
12 Rejoice, says the Eternal, my people, you who are my joy, you who are making, oh, my joy.
13 Alleluia. Alleluia. Rejoice! Rejoice! Rejoice! Rejoice!
14 Yes, it is this joy that will make you the strength.
15 Rejoice, rejoice, for this precious pearl, says the Eternal. ◊