Synopses & Reviews
This hymnal offers 611 of the greatest hymns of all time. Millions of believers have sung and memorized its hymns, finding their expressions true to scripture and experience. As each generation discarded some and embraced others, these hymns were chosen and treasured, century after century. Every aspect of the hymnal was designed for practical usefulness. It is a working resource for both the worshipper and the worship planner. The hymnal is divided into three major sections: God, Salvation, and The Body of Christ. Topical subsections are indicated at the top of the hymnal page. Also provided are 29 worship sequences, drawing together two or more hymns on a similar theme. Opening Scripture readings and musical introductions and interludes are often included. These sequences are designed to bring flow and focus to the worship time, while maximizing congregational participation. Contents: Abide with Me * Be Still and Know * Beneath the Cross of Jesus * Blessed Assurance * Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus * Count Your Blessings * Day by Day * Eternal Father, Strong to Save * Fairest Lord Jesus * For All the Saints * Glory Be to the Father * God of Grace and God of Glory * God Will Take Care of You * Great Is Thy Faithfulness * He Has Surely Borne Our Sorrow * He Leadeth Me * His Eye Is on the Sparrow * How Great Our Joy * Immortal, Invisible, God Only Wise * In the Garden * Jesus Loves Me * Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee * Just a Closer Walk with Thee * Lead On, O King Eternal * Let All Things Now Living * Let Us Break Bread Together * Lift High the Cross * My Faith Looks up to Thee * Nearer, My God, To Thee * Now Thank We All Our God * O Sacred Head, Now Wounded * Of the Father's Love Begotten * Precious Lord, Take My Hand * Rejoice, Ye Pure in Heart * Rock of Ages * Stand Up, Stand Up for Jesus * Sweet By-and-by * This Is the Day * 'Til the Storm Passes By * Under His Wings * Were You There? * What a Friend We Have in Jesus * When the Roll Is Called Up Yonder * and hundreds more.