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Still there is room

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1 There is room in the love of the Father above,
For ev’ry lost sinner astray;
For the blood of his Son has redeemed ev’ry one,
And now there is nothing to pay.

Room, room, still there is room,
For the sinfulest and unworthiest;
Room, room, still there is room,
There’s room in God’s kingdom for all.
Room, room, still there is room,
Come, ye weary ones! come, ye burdened ones!
Room, room, plenty of room,
There’s room in God’s kingdom for all.

2 There is room in God’s grace for the whole human race,
A welcome for you and for me;
Now the Spirit invites and all heaven unites,
Proclaiming, salvation is free. [Refrain]

3 There’s room ‘round the throne where our loved ones are gone;
With the heav’nly harpers they stand;
They’re apart in the song with the glorified throng,
A home at the Father’s right hand. [Refrain]

Source: His Worthy Praise #143

Author: Mrs. C. H. Morris

Lelia (Mrs. C.H.) Morris (1862-1929) was born in Pennsville, Morgan County, Ohio. When her family moved to Malta on the Muskingum River she and her sister and mother had a millinery shop in McConnelsville. She and her husband Charles H. Morris were active in the Methodist Episcopal Church and at the camp meetings in Sebring and Mt. Vernon. She wrote hymns as she did her housework. Although she became blind at age 52 she continued to write hymns on a 28-foot long blackboard that her family had built for her. She is said to have written 1000 texts and many tunes including "Sweeter as the years go by." Mary Louise VanDyke Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: There is room in the love
Title: Still there is room
Author: Mrs. C. H. Morris
Refrain First Line: Room, room, still there is room


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His Worthy Praise #143

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