[Who is He in yonder stall]

[Who is He in yonder stall]

Composer: Benjamin Russel Hanby (1866)
Published in 39 hymnals

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Composer: Benjamin Russel Hanby

Benjamin Russell Hanby was born July 22, 1833, the oldest of eight children, to Bishop William Hanby in Rushville, OH. The family moved to Westerville,OH where Bishop Hanby was a "conductor" on the Underground Railroad. In his short life Benjamin graduated from Otterbein, taught school, became a United Brethren minister, started a singing school, was editor for John Church publishers in Cincinnati and composed over 500 songs and hymns before he died of tuberculosis March 15, 1867. His home in Westerville was Ohio's first memorial to a composer. It was a sotp on the Underground Railroad for slaves escaping to Canada and is a national historic site, a Methodist church Landmark and a Network to Freedom site for the National Park Service. There… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Benjamin Russel Hanby (1866)
Meter: with refrain
Incipit: 55555 56665 5U112 12334
Key: A♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain


Baptist Hymnal 1991 #124
Text: Who Is He in Yonder Stall
  • Bulletin Score (melody only) (PDF)
  • Bulletin Score (PDF)
  • Full Score (PDF)
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #1088
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #7422
Text: Who Is He in Yonder Stall?
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The United Methodist Hymnal #190
Text: Who Is He in Yonder Stall
  • Bulletin Score (melody only) (PDF)
  • Bulletin Score (PDF)
  • Full Score (PDF)


Instances (1 - 13 of 13)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Baptist Hymnal 1991 #124TextAudioPage Scan
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #1088ScoreAudio
Discipleship Ministries Collection #128
Hymns for a Pilgrim People: a congregational hymnal #167Text
Rejoice Hymns #212
Sing Joyfully #226TextPage Scan
Small Church Music #253Audio
Small Church Music #4288Audio
The Christian Life Hymnal #145
The Cyber Hymnal #7422TextScoreAudio
The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #168TextPage Scan
The United Methodist Hymnal #190TextFlexscoreAudio
The Worshiping Church #195TextPage Scan
Include 26 pre-1979 instances
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