- Year Published: 1913
- Language: English
- Country of Origin: United States of America
- Source: Dunbar, P.L. (1913). The Complete Poems of Paul Laurence Dunbar. New York: Dodd, Mead, and Company.
- Flesch–Kincaid Level: 6.5
- Word Count: 40
Dunbar, P. (1913). Theology. Lyrics of the Hearthside (Lit2Go Edition). Retrieved September 27, 2023, from
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There is a heaven, for ever, day by day,
The upward longing of my soul doth tell me so.
There is a hell, I ‘m quite as sure; for pray,
If there were not, where would my neighbours go?