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No room in heaven

How sad it would be, if when thou dost call

Author: W. O. Cushing
Tune: [How sad it would be, if when thou didst call] (Baltzell)
Published in 39 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 How sad it would be, if when thou didst call,
All hopeless and unforgiven,
The angel that stands at the beautiful gate,
Should answer, No room in heaven.

Sad, sad, sad would it be!
No room in heaven for thee!
No room, no room,
No room in heaven for thee!
No room, no room,
No room in heaven for thee!

2 How sad it would be, the harvest all past,
The bright summer days all over;
To know that the reapers had gathered the grain,
And left thee alone forever. [Refrain]

3 Oh, haste thee, and fly, while mercy is near,
Remember the love that he gave you;
The love that has sought thee is seeking thee still,
And Jesus now waits to save you. [Refrain]

Source: Songs of Revival Power #62

Author: W. O. Cushing

Cushing, William Orcutt , born at Hingham, Massachusetts, Dec. 31, 1823, is the author of the following hymns which appear in I. D. Sankey's Sacred Songs and Solos:— 1. Beautiful valley of Eden. Heaven. 2. Down in the valley with my Saviour I would go. Trusting to Jesus. 3. Fair is the morning land. Heaven. 4. I am resting so sweetly in Jesus now. Rest and Peace in Jesus. 5. I have heard of a land far away. Heaven. 6. 0 safe to the Rock that is higher than I. The Rock of Ages. 1. Ring the bells of heaven, there is joy today. Heavenly Joy over repenting Sinners. 8. We are watching, we are waiting. Second Advent anticipated. Mr. Cushing has also several additional hymns in some American Sunday School collections… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: How sad it would be, if when thou dost call
Title: No room in heaven
Author: W. O. Cushing
Refrain First Line: Sad, sad, sad would it be
Publication Date: 1880
Copyright: Public Domain



The Cyber Hymnal #10455
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The Cyber Hymnal #10467
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