Jesus receiveth sinners

The banquet hall is richly spread

Author: Henry L. Gilmour
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: Henry L. Gilmour

Born: January 19, 1836, Londonderry, Ireland. Died: May 20, 1920, Delair, New Jersey, after a buggy accident. Buried: Wenonah Cemetery, Mantua Township, New Jersey. Gilmour emigrated to America as a teenager. He started working as a painter, then served in the American civil war, where he was captured and spent several months in Libby Prison, Richmond, Virginia. After the war, he became a dentist. In 1869, he moved to Wenonah, New Jersey, and helped found the Wenonah Methodist Church in 1885. For four decades, he directed the choir at the Pitman Grove Camp Meeting, and worked at camp meetings and revivals in Mountain Lake Park, Maryland, and Ridgeview Park, Pennsylvania. His works include: The Silver Trumpet, with Kelso Carter (… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: The banquet hall is richly spread
Title: Jesus receiveth sinners
Author: Henry L. Gilmour
Refrain First Line: Save, mightly Jesus save

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 2 of 2)
Page Scan

Songs of Love and Praise No. 3 #18

Winning Songs #d132

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us



Advertisements