The Untold Story of Erik Routley and “The Summit Choir Book”

Nancy L. Graham The Summit Choir Book is little known outside of the Benedictine monasteries which use the book. I first became aware of it from a rather bland...


2022 Song Search

SUBMIT A SONG As part of The Hymn Society’s ongoing commitment to the enrichment of congregational song, and in anticipation of the 2022 conference, “Sing the World God Imagines,”...


Amanda Husberg Memorial

Hymn Society members will know that THS life member Amanda Husberg passed away on February 15, 2021. On Sunday, November 7, 2021, Amanda’s church, St. John the Evangelist Lutheran...


Call for 2021 Sectionals

The 2021 Hymn Society Annual Conference will be held in Grand Rapids, Michigan from July 11-15, 2021. Each conference we hold between 30 to 40 breakout sessions which are...


Conference will be all-digital

The Hymn Society in the United States and Canada has announced that its Annual Conference, scheduled for July 12-16, will be an all-digital event. The conference was originally to...


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)....