Rev. W. Hay Aitken, Canon of Norwich et al. in Norwich

from My Life and Sacred Songs, pages 92-93:

The following narrative is from the pen of Rev. W. Hay Aitken, Canon of Norwich : — " During a mission in the West End, a young lady of fashion, who had led a very worldly and thoughtless life, was induced to attend one of my services. As far as I know the sermon did not move her at all ; at any rate, it was not anything that I said that led her to a decision. She rose to go as soon as the sermon was over, but on her way down the crowded aisle she got interested in Mrs. Codner's touching hymn, ' Even me,' which was being sung, and which, strange to say, was quite new to her. Just as she …   more >>
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Ira David Sankey, My Life and Sacred Songs (1906), p. 92-93. accessed: 25 July, 2024

location of experience: Norwich


Listening to

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Even Me
written by Elizabeth Codner, William B. Bradbury
performed by Church Congregation

Experience Information

Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors

Originally submitted by Gill on Fri, 15 May 2015 15:17:46 +0100
Approved on Fri, 25 Sep 2015 16:15:32 +0100