Hymn Tournament 2019!

      Have you ever wondered what the greatest hymn of all time is? Well now is your chance to help decide! Fill our your bracket now, because...


2019 George Black Scholarship Winners Announced

The George Black Membership Scholarship provides a year of membership in the Hymn Society to a student studying at a Canadian college or university. We are delighted to announce the...


Hymn Search – Songs for the Holy Other

  Hymn Search Details The Hymn Society in the United States and Canada is seeking hymns and songs for Songs for the Holy Other, a new collection for those...


2019 Hymn Festival Search

As part of The Hymn Society’s ongoing commitment to the enrichment of congregational song, the Executive Committee has announced a search for an outline and script for a hymn...


Search for New Hymns/Songs

Singing Welcome II: Hymns and Songs of Hospitality to Refugees and Immigrants In May, 2017, The Hymn Society in the United States and Canada released Singing Welcome: Hymns and...


Dr. Patrick Matsikenyiri honored as Fellow by The Hymn Society

Dr. Patrick Matsikenyiri has been honored by The Hymn Society in the United States and Canada (THS) at its annual conference in St. Louis, Missouri, July 18, 2018, by...


Pablo Sosa honored as Fellow by The Hymn Society

Pablo Sosa has been honored by The Hymn Society in the United States and Canada (THS) at its annual conference in St. Louis, Missouri, July 16, 2018, by being...


S T Kimbrough, Jr. honored as Fellow by The Hymn Society

S T Kimbrough, Jr., has been honored by The Hymn Society in the United States and Canada (THS) at its annual conference in St. Louis, Missouri, July 17, 2018,...


Ruth Duck, FHS, awarded top honor by North American Academy of Liturgy (NAAL)

1/10/18 Fellow of The Hymn Society and long-time member and friend of us all, Ruth Duck, was awarded the Barakah Award by the North American Academy of Liturgy (NAAL)...


Sam Young Retires from USA Editor of the Canterbury Dictionary of Hymnology

3/21/2018 Carlton “Sam” R. Young, FHS, stepped down at the end of 2017 after five and one-half years as the USA Editor for the Canterbury Dictionary of Hymnology (CDH)....