Veterans Day Hymn Festival

This hymn festival was designed and led by the Director of The Center for Congregational Song, Brian Hehn, in 2017 and 2018. Sample copies of the leadership and congregational...

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Songs for the Holy Other

Hymns Affirming The LGBTQIA2S+ Community   DOWNLOAD FORM   PROJECT DESCRIPTION In our society and in our churches, we continue to build walls marking “out” and “in”. We continue to...

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The Hymn

A Journal of Congregational Song An Example of The Hymn Writing and Advertising Advertising Rates & Specs Style Sheet for Submissions Sample Pages Please send all submissions to: Robin...

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Rev. Stanley Armstrong Hunter’s Autographed Hymnal

This database accompanies the article “Have You a Favorite Hymn?” published in The Hymn (Autumn 2018), by Tina Schneider and Emily Preston. This article explored a hymnal owned by...

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The Canterbury Dictionary of Hymnology: Past, Present, and Future

Carlton R. Young, FHS gave a Plenary Address at our Annual Conference in 2015 all about his work at the Canterbury Dictionary of Hymnology. He went into great detail...

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Hymns for Armistice Day – Resound Worship

Resound Worship ran a competition in the first part of 2018 to find a new hymn of peace to mark 100 years since Armistice Day and the end of...

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“Faith, Hymns, and Poetry” by Timothy Dudley-Smith

A paper by Fellow of The Hymn Society and hymn-text writer Timothy Dudley-Smith entitled “Faith, Hymns, and Poetry.” The paper is an expansion of his lecture to the Society in Swanwick...

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“History of Hymns” Articles

This site, published by the Discipleship Ministries of the United Methodist Church, includes a wealth of resources for music and hymn planning, including lectionary hymns, worship planning resources, liturgies,...

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Occasional Papers of The Hymn Society in Great Britain and Ireland

Like the Hymn Society in the U.S. and Canada’s occasional papers, The Hymn Society in Great Britain and Ireland publishes papers on a variety of topics. Their papers are...

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Papers of The Hymn Society

Papers published by The Hymn Society dating back to 1931 including a wide range of subjects, but primarily focusing on historical research and contemporary hymnody from the 1950s, 60s,...

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