Tag Archives: Hymns

Light of Light

“In the Beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.  He was with God in the beginning.” – John 1:1 Secularism reigns in America today.  In almost every area of public life, we have … Continue reading

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O Sons and Daughters Let Us Sing

“If Jesus Christ is not risen from the dead, there is not one glimmer of hope for the human race.” – Konrad Adenauer John Mason Neale was a churchman and historian living in the mid 19th century.  Neale was a … Continue reading

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Come for the Feast is Spread

And he took bread, gave thanks and broke it, and gave it to them, saying, ‘This is my body given for you; do this in remembrance of me.” In the same way, after the supper he took the cup, saying, “This … Continue reading

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Nothing but the Blood

I’ve picked an unlikely hymn to start this project.  On the Background page of this blog, I mentioned that I usually write music for obscure hymns that are rarely sung these days.  Well, “Nothing but the Blood” certainly doesn’t fit … Continue reading

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About Hymns

The Nature of Hymns First of all, thanks for checking out this blog.  I hope this first entry will make you want to follow it for the next 12 months.  Since this is the first official entry, I’ll give you a little … Continue reading

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What’s this all about?

For the past 10 years or so, I have been rewriting, and rearranging classic and ancient hymns for use by my church and others in corporate worship.  In November 2008 I released an album of some of these hymns titled From the … Continue reading

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