[There'll be light in the sky, from the palace on high] (Ackley)

[There'll be light in the sky, from the palace on high] (Ackley)

Composer: A. H. Ackley
Published in 6 hymnals


Composer: A. H. Ackley

Alfred Henry Ackley was born 21 January 1887 in Spring Hill, Pennsylvania. He was the youngest son of Stanley Frank Ackley and the younger brother of B. D. Ackley. His father taught him music and he also studied at the Royal Academy of Music in London. He graduated from Westminster Theological Seminary in Maryland and was ordained as a Presbyterian minister in 1914. He served churches in Pennsylvania and California. He also worked with the Billy Sunday and Homer Rodeheaver evangelist team and for Homer Rodeheaver's publishing company. He wrote around 1500 hymns. He died 3 July 1960 in Los Angeles. Dianne Shapiro (from ackleygenealogy.com by Ed Ackley and Allen C. Ackley) Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [There'll be light in the sky, from the palace on high] (Ackley)
Composer: A. H. Ackley
Incipit: 12333 32155 55321
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: © 1930, renewed 1968 Word Music Inc.

Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Edward MacHugh's Treasury of Gospel Hymns and Poems #26

Audio

Favorites Number 2 #94

Glad Gospel Songs #62

Gospel Melodies and Evangelistic Hymns #210

Old Fashioned Revival Hour Songs #17

Reformed Press Hymnal #142

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