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...


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)....


Call for 2019 Sectionals (Breakouts) For Annual Conference

If you would like to present a sectional (breakout) for the 2019 Hymn Society Annual Conference, we are now accepting proposals. The 2019 conference will be held in Dallas,...


New Executive Director Named

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE INDEPENDENCE, MISSOURI JULY 17, 2018   The Hymn Society in the United States and Canada is pleased to announce that the Reverend Dr. J. Michael McMahon...


Anthem Contest Announced by Widows Corporation

As a part of their upcoming 250th Anniversary celebration in 2019, The Widows Corporation (not Microsoft…an Episcopal organization in Pennsylvania) is sponsoring a competition for a choral arrangement of...


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...


Hymns and Songs of Hospitality to Refugees and Immigrants – Free Collection

The Hymn Society in the United States and Canada is pleased to announce the release of Singing Welcome: Hymns and Songs of Hospitality to Refugees and Immigrants, a collection...