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[Yet there is room] (Sankey)

[Yet there is room] (Sankey)

Composer: Ira D. Sankey
Published in 18 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Composer: Ira D. Sankey

Sankey, Ira David, was born in Edinburgh, Pennsylvania, in 1840, of Methodist parents. About 1856 he removed with his parents to Newcastle, Pennsylvania, where he became a member of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Four years afterwards he became the Superintendent of a large Sunday School in which he commenced his career of singing sacred songs and solos. Mr. Moody met with him and heard him sing at the International Convention of the Young Men's Christian Association, at Indianapolis, and through Mr. Moody's persuasion he joined him in his work at Chicago. After some two or three years' work in Chicago, they sailed for England on June 7, 1872, and held their first meeting at York a short time afterwards, only eight persons being present. T… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Ira D. Sankey
Incipit: 54531 33212 45243
Key: F Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Texts

"Yet there is room:" the Lamb's bright hall of song

"Yet there is room:" the Lamb's bright hall of song,
With its fair glory, beckons thee along:
Room, room, still room! O enter, enter now.

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Aún hay lugar, Escucha, pecador

Alternative Tunes

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Audio

Small Church Music #7286

Include 17 pre-1979 instances
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