Have you heard of the wonderful story

Have you heard of the wonderful story

Author: John Henry Sammis
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: John Henry Sammis

John H. Sammis was born in Brooklyn. He moved to Logansport, Indiana when ye was 22, where he was converted to Christianity. He was active in the Y.M.C.A., serving as secretary for the Terre Haute Association and later becoming State Secretary. After this, he studied at Lane and McCormack seminaries and was ordained in the Presbyterian church at Glidden, Iowa. He also pastored churches in Indianapolis, Grand Haven, MI, Red Wing and St. Paul, Minn. In 1909 he became associated with the Los Angeles Bible Institute. He wrote more that 100 hymns. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

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First Line: Have you heard of the wonderful story
Author: John Henry Sammis
Refrain First Line: Let it be known
Copyright: Public Domain

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Hymns Tried and True #d40

World Wide Revival Songs for the Church, Sunday School and Evangelistic Meetings #d55

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