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You always have room in your sin loving heart

You always have room in your sin loving heart

Author: James Rowe
Tune: [You always have room in your sin-loving heart]
Published in 14 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 You always have room in your sin-loving heart
For pleasures that stain and debase;
But still in your life Christ is taking no part—
No room for the Giver of grace.

Refrain:
No room no room,
As you the world go through!
Some day you may come to the portal of home
And find there’s no room for you!

2 You always have room for both envy and greed,
And dreams of position and pow’r;
But none for the Savior, the friend that you need,—
Not even for one little hour. [Refrain]

3 The things that you love all are passing away,
The risk you are running is great!
For, when you have room for the Savior, some day,
O soul, you may find it too late! [Refrain]

Source: Soul Inspiring Songs #12

Author: James Rowe

Pseudonym: James S. Apple. James Rowe was born in England in 1865. He served four years in the Government Survey Office, Dublin Ireland as a young man. He came to America in 1890 where he worked for ten years for the New York Central & Hudson R.R. Co., then served for twelve years as superintendent of the Mohawk and Hudson River Humane Society. He began writing songs and hymns about 1896 and was a prolific writer of gospel verse with more than 9,000 published hymns, poems, recitations, and other works. 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 >

Text Information

First Line: You always have room in your sin loving heart
Author: James Rowe
Refrain First Line: No room
Publication Date: 1938
Copyright: 1938 by R. E. Winsett

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 14 of 14)

Abiding Faith #112

Best of All #d184

Chimes of Glory No. 3 #d122

Latter Rain Revival #d153

New Songs of Inspiration No. 2 #d272

New Songs of Inspiration No. 4 #d296

Radio Beams #12

Revival Message #25

TextAudioPage Scan

Soul Inspiring Songs #12

Spiritual Evangel #d208

Sunday School and Revival Songs No.2 #d270

Timely Songs for Church, Singing School and Conventions #d129

Vocal Gems #d154

Waves of Joy #d161

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