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Songs from English songbooks for children over the years

This chart shows all of the songs that have been published in English (Children) hymnbooks. You can sort by their English text name, or by a given collection, by clicking on the column headers.

Several other cross-reference charts can be found here.

Sort by: Title Count Children’s Primary Hymn Book: Hymns and Songs, 1880 Children’s Primary Hymn Book: Hymns and Songs, 1888 Children’s Primary Hymn Book: Hymns and Songs, 1893 Children’s Primary Tune Book, 1880 Primary Speaker: Recitations for the Primary Associations, Book No. 2, 1882 Hymns and Sacred Songs for Children, 1888 Children’s Sunday School Hymn Book, 1896 Children’s Sunday School Hymn Book, 1897 Children’s Sunday School Hymn Book, 1899 Primary Song Book, 1905 Primary Song Book, 1912 Primary Song Book, 1915 Primary Song Book, 1920 Primary Song Book, 1924 Primary Song Book, 1939 Primary Song Book, 1942 Primary Song Book, 1945 Primary Song Book, 1946 Primary Song Book, 1947 Primary Song Book, 1948 Little Stories in Song, 1940 Little Stories in Song, 1962 Primary Songs Selected for Missions, 1941 The Children Sing, 1951 Sing with Me, 1969 Activity Songs and Verses, 1977 More Songs for Children, 1979 Supplement to More Songs for Children, 1982 Children’s Songbook, 1989 Children’s Songbook, 1995 Children’s Songbook, 2005
A Bunch of Golden Keys 6 x x x x x x
A Call and Answer 4 x x x x
A Child’s Prayer 3 x x x
A district school 1 x
A Flower Song 7 x x x x x x x
A Fun Song 6 x x x x x x
A Hallowe’en Surprise 7 x x x x x x x
A Happy Band of Children 8 x x x x x x x x
A Happy Family 4 x x x x
A Happy Helper 6 x x x x x x
A Happy New Year 2 x x
A jovial farmer boy I’ll be 1 x
A lily in a desert land 2 x x
A Lullaby 6 x x x x x x
A Mormon Boy 4 x x x x
A Prayer 6 x x x x x x
A Prayer 6 x x x x x x
A Prayer Song 4 x x x x
A Precious Jewel 8 x x x x x x x x
A Ring on My Finger 1 x
A Sacramental Song 3 x x x
A Smile Is like the Sunshine 4 x x x x
A Song of Joy 1 x
A Song of Thanks 7 x x x x x x x
A Special Gift Is Kindness 4 x x x x
A Story 8 x x x x x x x x
A Stranger Star O’er Bethlehem 11 x x x x x x x x x x x
A Sunday School Call 4 x x x x
A Tiny Sunbeam 7 x x x x x x x
A Tree Grows Straight 1 x
A Walk on a Pleasant Day 1 x
A wasp met a bee that was just passing by 1 x
A word may seem a little thing 1 x
A Young Man Prepared 4 x x x x
Abide with Me! 1 x
Abou Ben Adhem 1 x
Accept the Tribute of Our Hearts 4 x x x x
Action Play 1 x
Adagio Cantabile (From the Sonata Pathetique—Opus 13) 6 x x x x x x
Adagio from First Sonata 6 x x x x x x
Air (Isaiah 40:11; Matthew 11:28–29) 2 x x
Air from Orpheus 3 x x x
All hail my Sabbath schoolmates upon this festive day 1 x
All Things Bright and Beautiful 15 x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x
All Through the Night 9 x x x x x x x x x
Am I a soldier of the cross 4 x x x x
America the Beautiful 1 x
An Angel Came 1 x
An Angel Came to Joseph Smith 4 x x x x
An angel from on high / The long 1 x
An Evening Song 8 x x x x x x x x
An Irish Melody 1 x
An old lady sat in her old arm-chair 1 x
Andante 3 x x x
Andante 1 x
Andante 1 x
Andante 6 x x x x x x
Andante 1 x
Andantino 1 x
Andantino 6 x x x x x x
Angel Whisperings to a Dying Child 4 x x x x
Angry Words! Oh, Let Them Never 1 x
Annie’s Sympathy 4 x x x x
Arietta 1 x
Around a table, strewn with books and toys 1 x
Around the throne of God, in heaven 4 x x x x
As a Little Child 12 x x x x x x x x x x x x
As I Eat the Broken Bread 1 x
As Swiftly My Days Go Out On the Wing (Rock of my Refuge) 4 x x x x
As their flocks the shepherds tended 1 x
At Closing Time 1 x
At Grandma’s and Grandpa’s House 1 x
At home or abroad, or while climbing the steep 1 x
At Sacrament Time (When the Quiet Music Plays) 1 x
Autumn 14 x x x x x x x x x x x x x x
Autumn Day 11 x x x x x x x x x x x
Autumn Winds 8 x x x x x x x x
Away in a Manger 10 x x x x x x x x x x
Babe of Bethlehem 6 x x x x x x
Baby bye, here’s a fly 4 x x x x
Baptism 4 x x x x
Baptism 1 x
Be free from fear, have faith in him who leads us 2 x x
Be Happy! 12 x x x x x x x x x x x x
Be in Time 11 x x x x x x x x x x x
Be Kind 3 x x x
Be Polite 1 x
Be True to Yourself 3 x x x
Be you to others kind and true 1 x
Beautiful Mountain Home 1 x
Beautiful mountains, valleys fair 4 x x x x
Beautiful Savior 5 x x x x x
Beautiful Star 4 x x x x
Beautiful Zion, built above 8 x x x x x x x x
Beauty Everywhere 11 x x x x x x x x x x x
Because God Loves Me 4 x x x x
Because It’s Spring 4 x x x x
Because We’re Mormons 7 x x x x x x x
Before all lands in east or west 3 x x x
Before I Take the Sacrament 4 x x x x
Before You Make a Promise 3 x x x
Behold, the mountain of the Lord / In latter 3 x x x
Ben Fisher had finished his hard day’s work 1 x
Beside the church door, a-weary and alone 1 x
Birds in the Tree 4 x x x x
Birds Move Their Wings 1 x
Birthday Pennies 1 x
Blazer Song 1 x
Bless the Children 13 x x x x x x x x x x x x x
Blest are the children who delight 4 x x x x
Bohemian Folk Song 1 x
Book of Mormon Stories 5 x x x x x
Boys and Girls Like You 6 x x x x x x
Break Not the Sabbath Day 4 x x x x
Brigham Young 3 x x x
Builder Boys 6 x x x x x x
But the Lord Is Mindful of His Own 2 x x
Call Me 9 x x x x x x x x x
Called to Serve 13 x x x x x x x x x x x x x
Can a Little Child like Me? 14 x x x x x x x x x x x x x x
Carol of the Birds 1 x
Carol of the Shepherds (Come, All Ye Shepherds) 8 x x x x x x x x
Catch the Sunshine! 4 x x x x
Chanson Triste 6 x x x x x x
Charlie with Katie, his sister, played 1 x
Children All Over the World 4 x x x x
Children, children, raise your voices 1 x
Children do you love each other? 5 x x x x x
Children, Gladly Join and Sing 4 x x x x
Children, obey your parents 3 x x x
Children of the heavenly King 4 x x x x
Children of the Saints of God 2 x x
Children of the Saints of Zion 6 x x x x x x
Children’s Day 8 x x x x x x x x
Children’s Morning Song 11 x x x x x x x x x x x
Children’s Piece 6 x x x x x x
Children’s Song 5 x x x x x
Choose the Right Way 4 x x x x
Christ and His Little Ones 10 x x x x x x x x x x
Christ Is Risen 1 x
Christ the Lord Is Risen Today 1 x
Christmas Bells 4 x x x x
Christmas bells ring 2 x x
Christmas Carol 7 x x x x x x x
Christmas Cradle Song 16 x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x
Christmas Eve 11 x x x x x x x x x x x
Cleaning Song 7 x x x x x x x
Closing Prayer 3 x x x
Color Birds 3 x x x
Columbia, the Gem of the Ocean 5 x x x x x
Come, all ye Saints of Zion, / And let 6 x x x x x x
Come Along, Come Along 4 x x x x
Come away to Sunday School 2 x x
Come Away to the Sunday School 4 x x x x
Come, beautiful Spring-time 2 x x
Come, children, join with me and sing 1 x
Come, Children, Let Us Join and Sing 4 x x x x
Come, come, ye Saints, no toil nor labor fear 6 x x x x x x
Come, Dear Children, Join and Sing 4 x x x x
Come, Follow Me 4 x x x x
Come gather, dear children, we’ll tenderly sing 2 x x
Come, Join Our Celebration 4 x x x x
Come, join with me to sing and praise 8 x x x x x x x x
Come, Let Us Anew 7 x x x x x x x
Come, let us be happy together 1 x
Come, let us join with one accord 1 x
Come, Let Us One and All 4 x x x x
Come let us sing a gladsome song 1 x
Come, Rally in the Sunday School 4 x x x x
Come to Healthland 7 x x x x x x x
Come with Me to Primary 3 x x x
Come with Tuneful Voices 3 x x x
Come, ye children of the Lord, / Let us 4 x x x x
Copying Mother 1 x
Count Your Blessings 1 x
Covered Wagons 4 x x x x
Cradle Song 1 x
Cradle Song 6 x x x x x x
Crossing the Prairie 2 x x
Crown of the lovely Junetide 2 x x
Curiosity 1 x
Daddy 1 x
Daddy’s Homecoming 6 x x x x x x
Dare to Do Right 20 x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x
Dare to think, though others frown 1 x
Days of Spring 8 x x x x x x x x
Dear Little Stranger 7 x x x x x x x
Dear to the Heart of the Shepherd 1 x
Dearest Children, God Is Near You 9 x x x x x x x x x
Dearest Jesus, may I be 2 x x
Dearest Mother, I Love You 4 x x x x
December 1 x
Did Jesus Really Live Again? 4 x x x x
Did You Think to Pray? 5 x x x x x
Dismiss us, O Lord, with Thy favor and smile 1 x
Distant Bells 3 x x x
Do As I’m Doing 4 x x x x
Do not indulge the gifted pen 1 x
Do What Is Right 10 x x x x x x x x x x
Do you know how many stars 2 x x
Don’t Envy the Boy 1 x
Don’t Give Up 1 x
Don’t Kill the Birds 7 x x x x x x x
Don’t run in debt 1 x
Don’t think there is nothing for children to do 1 x
Each Sunday Morning 3 x x x
Earth’s Fairest Flowers 8 x x x x x x x x
Easter Hosanna 3 x x x
Every morning Ev’ry day in rain or shine 2 x x
Every Star Is Different 3 x x x
Fairies’ and Elves’ March 6 x x x x x x
Fairy Fiddles 6 x x x x x x
Faith 4 x x x x
Faith, eternal, heavenly pow’r 1 x
Faith of Our Fathers 1 x
Falling Snow 4 x x x x
Families Can Be Together Forever 4 x x x x
Family History—I Am Doing It 3 x x x
Family Night 4 x x x x
Family Night Is Fun 1 x
Family Prayer 4 x x x x
Far, Far Away on Judea’s Plains 4 x x x x
Farewell, All Earthly Honors 4 x x x x
Farewell, dear friends and brethren 3 x x x
Father and first of Friends 2 x x
Father and God our lives inspire 1 x
Father dear to Thee we pray 1 x
Father, hear us while we pray 1 x
Father, I Will Reverent Be 4 x x x x
Father, now the day is past 3 x x x
Father of all, in heaven above 2 x x
Father of Life and Light 1 x
Father, Thou Who Carest 3 x x x
Father, Thy Children to Thee Now Raise 5 x x x x x
Father Up Above 5 x x x x x
Father, We Thank Thee for the Night 8 x x x x x x x x
Father, We Will Quiet Be 2 x x
Fathers 4 x x x x
Feliz Cumpleaños 4 x x x x
Five Little Children 1 x
Flag of the land that makes me free 2 x x
Flowers 6 x x x x x x
Flowers have been sleeping 2 x x
Follow On! 1 x
Follow the Leader March 6 x x x x x x
Follow the Prophet 3 x x x
For Health and Strength 4 x x x x
For Our Devotions, Father 4 x x x x
For the Beauty of the Earth 2 x x
For the strength of the hills we bless thee 3 x x x
For Thy Bounteous Blessings 4 x x x x
Friends Are Fun 3 x x x
Fun to Do 4 x x x x
Gather Them into the Fold 5 x x x x x
Gather Up the Sunbeams 15 x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x
Gently now, angry brow 1 x
Gently Raise the Sacred Strain 3 x x x
German Song 1 x
Give Me the Joy of Living 9 x x x x x x x x x
“Give,” Said the Little Stream 12 x x x x x x x x x x x x
Give Us Room That We May Dwell 3 x x x
Glad Song 6 x x x x x x
Gladly Meeting 10 x x x x x x x x x x
Glorious things of thee are spoken, / Zion, city 3 x x x
Glory to God on High 1 x
Glory to Thee, My God, This Night 4 x x x x
Go the Second Mile 3 x x x
Go to sleep Baby dear 2 x x
Go When the Morning Shineth 5 x x x x x
God Bless Our Mountain Home 1 x
God Gave Me Dear America 7 x x x x x x x
God Gave Us Our Earth 1 x
God Is Love 3 x x x
God Is Watching Over All 5 x x x x x
God Made Us All 8 x x x x x x x x
God Make My Life a Little Light 2 x x
God Moves in a Mysterious Way 1 x
God of Our Fathers, We Come unto Thee 4 x x x x
God Our Father Made the Night 9 x x x x x x x x x
God Speed the Right 3 x x x
God’s Creation 1 x
God’s Daily Care 2 x x
God’s Love 5 x x x x x
Gold and Tinsel 4 x x x x
Good Afternoon, Dear Little Friend 8 x x x x x x x x
Good Morning 3 x x x
Good morning, Good morning, sweet children so dear 2 x x
“Good morning, good morning,” to each one we say 2 x x
Good morning to the sunshine fair 2 x x
Good Night 6 x x x x x x
Good Night, and Peace Be with You 11 x x x x x x x x x x x
Good night, good night, good night 1 x
Good-bye (I’ll See You on Tuesday) 8 x x x x x x x x
Good-bye, now, to you 2 x x
Grand and noble, nature’s bulwarks 1 x
Grandma 1 x
Grandmother 3 x x x
Grandmother’s Old-Fashioned Garden 7 x x x x x x x
Gratitude 6 x x x x x x
Great Shepherd of the sheep 4 x x x x
Growth 1 x
Guide Me to Thee 3 x x x
Had I Been a Child 3 x x x
Hail, Columbia! 5 x x x x x
Hail to the night when erst on Judah’s plain 1 x
Happy Children 1 x
Happy Children 6 x x x x x x
Happy, Happy Birthday 4 x x x x
Happy New Year 1 x
Happy People 1 x
Happy Song (Ducks in the Pond) 4 x x x x
Hark! Listen to the Music! 4 x x x x
Hark! Listen to the Trumpeters 3 x x x
Hark! On the highway of life a sound 2 x x
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing 2 x x
Hark! The Pretty Birds are Singing 3 x x x
Hark! the whisp’rings of ten thousand tongues 3 x x x
Hark! ’tis the trump of Time that ushers in 1 x
Hark to the Classmates’ Song 4 x x x x
Haste to the Sunday School 4 x x x x
Have a Very Happy Birthday! 4 x x x x
Have a Very Merry Christmas! 3 x x x
“Have we guardian angels in this world of ours?” 1 x
Have you heard of the day when the Saviour came 2 x x
Have you heard of the prophet-boy 2 x x
He Died That We Might Live Again 4 x x x x
He Sent His Son 3 x x x
Head, Shoulders, Knees, and Toes 3 x x x
Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise 10 x x x x x x x x x x
Hear the voice of the angels! ’tis echoed on earth 1 x
Hear Us Heavenly Father 1 x
Hear us Heavenly Father while we humbly pray 1 x
Hearts and homes, sweet words of pleasure 6 x x x x x x
Heavenly Father, Now I Pray 4 x x x x
Heavenly Father, While I Pray 4 x x x x
Heavenly Treasure 3 x x x
Heav’nly Father, while we eat 2 x x
Heidenröslein 5 x x x x x
Hello, Friends! 4 x x x x
Hello Song 4 x x x x
Help Me, Dear Father 7 x x x x x x x
Help Us, O God, to Understand 4 x x x x
Helping 1 x
Helping Papa and Mamma 3 x x x
Here we are! don’t leave us out 1 x
Here We Are Together 4 x x x x
Here We Come 7 x x x x x x x
Here with cheerful strains we welcome 3 x x x
Hidden Treasures 11 x x x x x x x x x x x
High up in the apple tree 2 x x
Hinges 4 x x x x
His Promise 1 x
His young bride stood beside his bed 1 x
Home 4 x x x x
Home 11 x x x x x x x x x x x