Yon Portals Fair

Author: Elisha A. Hoffman

Elisha Hoffman (1839-1929) after graduating from Union Seminary in Pennsylvania was ordained in 1868. As a minister he was appointed to the circuit in Napoleon, Ohio in 1872. He worked with the Evangelical Association's publishing arm in Cleveland for eleven years. He served in many chapels and churches in Cleveland and in Grafton in the 1880s, among them Bethel Home for Sailors and Seamen, Chestnut Ridge Union Chapel, Grace Congregational Church and Rockport Congregational Church. In his lifetime he wrote more than 2,000 gospel songs including"Leaning on the everlasting arms" (1894). The fifty song books he edited include Pentecostal Hymns No. 1 and The Evergreen, 1873. Mary Louise VanDyke… Go to person page >

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First Line: When shall we stand at yon portals fair
Title: Yon Portals Fair
Author: Elisha A. Hoffman

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Instances (1 - 5 of 5)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Gospel Light, or Hymns and Tunes for all Occasions of Christian Work and Worship #d480
Gospel Songs and Hymns No. 1 #106Page Scan
Living Songs for the Sunday School, the Epworth League, Prayer Meetings, Revivals #d182
Living Songs for the Sunday School, the Epworth League, Prayer Meetings, Revivals ... #d182
Salvation Songs: for gospel meetings, Endeavor Societies, Epworth Leagues, Baptist Unions, Sunday schools and prayer meetings #188Page Scan
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