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The Children Sing

The Children Sing, English. LDS Church.
1951. 1951, 1st Edition. 212 songs.

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Contents

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1. I Thank Thee, Dear Father

Words: Anon.

Music: George Careless

2. Reverently and Meekly Now

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

3. Father, We Will Quiet Be

Words: Elizabeth Shields

Music: Crosby Adams

4. Tell Me, Dear Lord

Words: M. E. P.

Music: C. Harold Lowden

5. Father, Thou Who Carest

Words: Patty Hill

Music: Patty Hill

6. Father, Thy Children to Thee now Raise

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

7. Thanks to Our Father

Words: Robert Louis Stevenson

Music: Franz Joseph Haydn

8. When Many to the Savior’s Feet

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

9. I Think When I Read That Sweet Story

Words: Jemima Luke

Music: Leah Ashton Lloyd

10. Let the Holy Spirit Guide

Words: Edwin F. Parry

Music: Edwin F. Parry

11. Abide With Me

Words: Henry F. Lyte

Music: William H. Monk

12. The Lord Is My Shepherd

Words: James Montgomery

Music: Thomas Koschat

13. The Lord My Pasture Will Prepare

Words: Joseph Addison

Music: Dmitri Bortniansky

14. Kind and Heavenly Father

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

15. Jesus, Once of Humble Birth

Words: Parley P. Pratt

Music: Giacomo Meyerbeer; English Chorister

16. Dear to the Heart of the Shepherd

Words: Mary B. Wingate

Music: William J. Kirkpatrick

17. I Know That My Redeemer Lives

Words: Samuel Medley

Music: Lewis D. Edwards

18. Jesus, the Very Thought of Thee

Words: Bernard of Clairvaux

Music: John B. Dykes

Trans.: Edward Caswall (from Latin)

19. I’ll Go Where You Want Me to Go

Words: Mary Brown

Music: Carrie E. Rounsefell

20. The Light Divine

Words: Matilda Watts Cahoon

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

21. Jesus Is Our Loving Friend

Words: Anna Johnson

Music: Alexander Schreiner

22. When Shall We Meet Thee

Words: Edwin F. Parry

Music: Edwin F. Parry

23. ’Tis Sweet to Sing the Matchless Love

Words: George A. Manwaring

Music: Frank W. Asper

24. Praise God from Whom all Blessings Flow

Words: Thomas Ken

Music: Louis Bourgeois; Genevan Psalter

25. For the Beauty of the Earth

Words: Folliott S. Pierpoint

Music: Conrad Kocher

26. Dearest Children, God Is Near You

Words: Charles L. Walker

Music: John Menzies Macfarlane

27. Sweet Is the Work, My God, My King

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: John J. McClellan

28. God’s Daily Care

Words: Marie C. Turk

Music: Willy Reske

29. Sing We Now at Parting

Words: George A. Manwaring

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

30. The Good Shepherd

Words: Kate Cox Goddard

Music: Old song

31. Glory to God on High

Words: James Allen

Music: Felice de Giardini

32. Lord, We Come Before Thee Now

Words: William Hammond

Music: Carl Maria von Weber

33. O Lord of Hosts

Words: Andrew Dalrymple

Music: George Careless

34. Loving Care

Words: Nellie Poorman

Music: Franz Schubert

35. Lord We Thank Thee

Words: Alice C. D. Riley

Music: F. Remsen

36. At Closing Time

Words: Burnette Thompson

Music: Burnette Thompson

37. Parting Hymn

Words: Fanny J. Crosby

Music: Robert Lowry

38. How Great the Wisdom and the Love

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: Thomas McIntyre

39. God Moves in a Mysterious Way

Words: William Cowper

Music: William B. Bradbury

40. Father Up Above

Words: Mabel Jones Gabbott

Music: Gladys Ericksen Seely

41. Father, We Thank Thee for the Night

Words: Rebecca Weston

Music: D. Batchellor

42. Can a Little Child Like Me

Words: Mary M. Dodge

Music: W. K. Bassford

43. A Song of Thanks

Words: Anon.

Music: J. Battishill

44. Growth

Words: Unknown

Music: Marian Cornwall

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45. I’ll Serve the Lord While I am Young

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: Alexander Schreiner

46. Oh, How Lovely was the Morning

Words: George A. Manwaring

Music: Sylvanus Billings Pond

47. An Angel from on High

Words: Parley P. Pratt

Music: J. Spencer Cornwall

48. An Angel from on High (Trio and Chorus)

Words: Parley P. Pratt

Music: John E. Tullidge

49. In Our Lovely Deseret

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: George F. Root

50. Prayer Is the Soul’s Sincere Desire

Words: James Montgomery

Music: George Careless

51. Count Your Blessings

Words: Johnson Oatman Jr.

Music: Edwin O. Excell

52. Lord We Ask Thee Ere We Part

Words: George A. Manwaring

Music: Benjamin Milgrove

53. In That Bright and Holy City

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: Evan Stephens

54. We Thank Thee, O God, for a Prophet

Words: William Fowler

Music: Caroline E. Sheridan Norton

55. Shine On

Words: Joseph Ballantyne

Music: Joseph Ballantyne

56. Come, Come, Ye Saints

Words: William Clayton

Music: English folk song

57. Faith of Our Fathers

Words: Frederick W. Faber

Music: Henri F. Hemy; James G. Walton

58. In Perfect Faith

Words: Wallace F. Bennett

Music: Margaret Cornwall Richards

59. We Love Thy House, O God

Words: William Bullock

Music: Leroy J. Robertson

60. Come, Follow Me

Words: John Nicholson

Music: Samuel McBurney

61. We Give Thee But Thine Own

Words: William Walsham How

Music: Anon.; Cantica Laudis

62. God’s Love

Words: Elizabeth Cushing Taylor

Music: Grace Wilbur Conant

63. While Of These Emblems We Partake

Words: John Nicholson

Music: Alexander Schreiner

64. The Sacrament

Words: Frank I. Kooyman

Music: Alexander Schreiner

65. Tell Me the Stories of Jesus

Words: W. H. Parker

Music: Frederic A. Challinor

66. Baptism

Words: Wallace F. Bennett

Music: Tracy Y. Cannon

67. My Tithing Gives Me Happiness

Words: Vilate Raile

Music: Tracy Y. Cannon

68. The Golden Plates

Words: Rose Thomas Graham

Music: J. Spencer Cornwall

69. Bless the Children

Words: Lucy A. Clark

Music: George Careless

70. An Angel Came

Words: Rose Thomas Graham

Music: J. Spencer Cornwall

71. We Want to See the Temple

Words: George A. Manwaring

Music: Unknown

72. As Children of Zion

Words: Henry Maiben

Music: Anon.

Arr.: C. J. Thomas

73. Onward Christian Soldiers

Words: Sabine Baring-Gould

Music: Arthur S. Sullivan

74. Sweet Sabbath Day

Words: George A. Manwaring

Music: Robert Lowry

75. O Ye Mountains High

Words: Charles W. Penrose

Music: H. S. Thompson

76. O My Father

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: James McGranahan

77. How Firm a Foundation

Words: Robert Keen

Music: J. Ellis

78. Jesus Once Was a Little Child

Words: James R. Murray

Music: Joseph Ballantyne

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79. I Pledge Myself to Love the Right

Words: Margaret Mann

Music: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

80. Smiles

Words: Daniel Taylor

Music: H. S. L.; E. H.

81. Reverence

Words: Ruth H. Chadwick

Music: Leah Ashton Lloyd

82. This Is God’s House

Words: Louise M. Oglevee

Music: William G. Oglevee

83. Forgiveness

Words: Frances K. Taylor

Music: Frances K. Taylor

84. Quiet Time

Words: Unknown

Music: Marian Cornwall

85. I Have a Little Song to Sing

Words: Abbie Farwell Brown

Music: Franz Joseph Haydn

86. We Bow Our Heads

Words: Anna Johnson

Music: Alexander Schreiner

87. Gladly Meeting, Kindly Greeting

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

88. In Church

Words: Unknown

Music: Marian Cornwall

89. If There’s Sunshine In Your Heart

Words: Helen Silcott Dungan

Music: James M. Dungan

90. As a Little Child

Words: Carl Maria von Weber

Music: Carl Maria von Weber

91. The Call of Love

Words: C. Austin Miles

Music: C. Austin Miles

92. Little Things

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

93. When We’re Helping

Words: Wallace F. Bennett

Music: German folk song

94. Be Happy

Words: Alice Jean Cleator

Music: Arthur Wilton

95. Called to Serve

Words: Elsie Duncan Yale

Music: Adam Geibel

96. Happiness

Words: Nels Woodruff Christiansen; Lucy Liljenquist Christiansen

Music: Nels Woodruff Christiansen; Lucy Liljenquist Christiansen

97. I Have Two Little Hands

Words: Bertha A. Kleinman

Music: William Frederick Hanson

98. Obedience

Words: Wallace F. Bennett

Music: Grant Schaefer

99. My Body Is a Temple

Words: Esther H. Doolittle

Music: Henry Smart

100. Hymn of the Nations

Words: Josephine Daskam Bacon

Music: Ludwig van Beethoven

101. Jesus Wants Me For a Sunbeam

Words: Nellie Talbot

Music: Edwin O. Excell

102. Catch the Sunshine

Words: George F. Root

Music: George F. Root

103. Sabbath Morning Comes With Gladness

Words: James Gallaher

Music: John S. Lewis

104. Sweet Sabbath School

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

105. Call Me

Words: C. Austin Miles

Music: C. Austin Miles

106. Give, Said the Little Stream

Words: Fanny J. Crosby

Music: William B. Bradbury

107. Little Lambs So White and Fair

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

108. Dare to Do Right

Words: George L. Taylor

Music: A. C. Smyth

109. Little Knees Should Lowly Bend

Words: A. C. Smyth

Music: A. C. Smyth

110. If the Way Be Full of Trial, Weary Not

Words: W. H. Flaville

Music: John R. Sweney

111. Stand for the Right

Words: Joseph Ballantyne

Music: Joseph Ballantyne

112. Children of the Saints of Zion

Words: G. N. Clarke

Music: Joseph J. Daynes

113. Go When the Morning Shineth

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

114. Let Us Treat Each Other Kindly

Words: Lula Greene Richards

Music: J. S. Lewis

115. Good Afternoon, Dear Little Friend

Words: Folk song

Music: Folk song

116. Oh, Say, What Is Truth

Words: John Jaques

Music: Ellen Knowles Melling

117. Hope of Israel

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: William Clayson

118. Ere You Left Your Room This Morning

Words: Mary A. Pepper Kidder

Music: William O. Perkins

119. Never Be Late

Words: Anon.

Music: A. C. Smyth

120. Shall the Youth of Zion Falter

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

121. Nay, Speak No Ill

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

122. Do What Is Right

Words: Anon.

Music: George Kaillmark

123. Give Me the Joy of Living

Words: J. J. Cutter

Music: W. H. Doane

124. Let’s Be Kind to One Another

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

125. Good-bye

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

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126. Love at Home

Words: John Hugh McNaughton

Music: John Hugh McNaughton

127. Sleep, Baby Sleep

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

128. All Through the Night

Words: Harold Boulton

Music: Traditional Welsh

129. I Walk and Talk with Father

Words: David Stevens

Music: Danish Tune; Gladys Pitcher

130. Mother Dear

Words: Maud Belnap Kimball

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

131. Mother and Father

Words: Mabel E. Bray

Music: Mabel E. Bray

132. Mother’s Day

Words: Stephen Fay

Music: von Flotow

133. I Help Mother with the Dishes

Words: Nona Keen Duffy

Music: Faith Chambers Wilson

134. Lullaby and Goodnight (Wiegenlied: Guten Abend, gute Nacht)

Words: Karl Simrock

Music: Johannes Brahms

Trans.: Arthur Westbrook (from German)

135. Lullaby and Goodnight (Wiegenlied: Guten Abend, gute Nacht)

Words: Karl Simrock

Music: Johannes Brahms

136. An Evening Song

Words: Maryhale Woolsey

Music: Russian folk song

Arr.: Frances G. Bennett

137. Copying Mother

Words: Floy A. Rossman

Music: Floy A. Rossman

138. The First Bouquet

Words: Emilie Poulsson

Music: Eleanor Smith

139. When Mother Sews

Words: Stephen Fay

Music: Czechoslovakian tune; Gladys Pitcher

140. Rock-a-Bye Baby

Words: Henry A. Tuckett

Music: Henry A. Tuckett

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141. America the Beautiful

Words: Katherine Lee Bates

Music: Samuel A. Ward

142. America

Words: Samuel F. Smith

Music: Thesaurus Musicus

143. The Star Spangled Banner

Words: Francis Scott Key

Music: John Stafford Smith

144. Utah, We Love Thee

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

145. God Gave Me Dear America

Words: Carolyn R. Freeman

Music: Carolyn R. Freeman

146. Westward Ho!

Words: Miriam H. Kirkell

Music: Marcia Davidson

147. Crossing the Prairie

Words: Mary B. Weekes

Music: Folk song

148. The Pilgrims Held a Feast

Words: J. Lilian Vandevere

Music: Clarence Butler

149. Prayer of Thanksgiving

Words: Anon.; Adriaen Valerius

Music: Dutch folk song; Frans Heijdemann

150. Christ, the Lord, Is Risen Today

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: Henry Carey

Arr.: John Worgan

151. Christmas Night

Words: Nancy Byrd Turner

Music: Polish carol

Arr.: E. M. G. Reed

152. Away in a Manger

Words: Martin Luther

Music: James R. Murray

153. Christmas Cradle Song

Words: Joseph Ballantyne

Music: Joseph Ballantyne

154. Once Within a Lowly Stable

Words: Patty S. Hill; Mildred Hill

Music: Patty S. Hill; Mildred Hill

155. Away in a Manger

Words: Martin Luther

Music: Charles H. Gabriel

156. Jolly Old Saint Nicholas

Words: Traditional

Music: Traditional

157. Carol of the Shepherds

Words: Czeck folk tune

Music: Czech folk tune

158. The Holy Child

Words: Lydia Ward

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

159. The First Christmas

Words: Emilie Poulsson

Music: Margaret Bradford Morton

160. Christ Is Risen

Words: Mary L. Butler

Music: Fanny Snow Knowlton

161. Merry, Merry Children, Sweetly Sing

Words: C. W. Stayner

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

162. Rocking Horse

Words: Unknown

Music: Marian Cornwall

163. Far, Far Away on Judea’s Plains

Words: John Menzies Macfarlane

Music: John Menzies Macfarlane

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164. The Sunshine’s Message

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

165. Spring

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

166. Springtime Is Coming

Words: Fanny Giralda Pheatt

Music: Alsatian folk tune

167. Summer Days

Words: Nina B. Hartford

Music: Nina B. Hartford

168. Summer Time

Words: Anon.

Music: Joseph Ballantyne

169. Beauty Everywhere

Words: Matilda Watts Cahoon

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

170. God Our Father Made the Night

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

171. I Have a Garden

Words: Maryhale Woolsey

Music: Old French melody

Arr.: Frances G. Bennett

172. In the Leafy Tree Tops

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

173. O Bright Smiling Morning

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

174. Summer

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

175. All Things Bright and Beautiful

Words: Cecil Frances Alexander

Music: Old English tune

176. The Opening Buds of Springtime

Words: A. P. Welshman

Music: Robert B. Baird

177. Nature’s Goodnight

Words: Patty S. Hill

Music: Mildred J. Hill

178. Autumn

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

179. Autumn Day

Words: Grace Wilbur Conant

Music: Grace Wilbur Conant

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180. If with All Your Hearts

Words: Julius Schubring

Music: Felix Mendelssohn

181. He Shall Feed His Flock

Words: George Frideric Handel

Music: George Frideric Handel

182. But the Lord Is Mindful of His Own

Words: Felix Mendelssohn

Music: Felix Mendelssohn

183. Christ and His Little Ones

Words: Orson F. Whitney

Music: Evan Stephens

184. Let the Little Children Come

Words: Emily H. Woodmansee

Music: Joseph J. Daynes

185. Praise God the Father

Words: Anna Johnson

Music: Alexander Schreiner

186. How Lovely Are the Messengers

Words: Felix Mendelssohn

Music: Felix Mendelssohn

187. Largo (From the Opera, Xerxes)

Words: Williams

Music: George Friedrich Handel

188. The Handcart Song

Words: John Daniel Thompson McAllister; Lucile Cardon Reading

Music: John Daniel Thompson McAllister

189. Sing the Wondrous Story

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

190. A Mormon Boy

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

191. Grandmother’s Old-Fashioned Garden

Words: Mildred Tanner Pettit

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

192. Father of Life and Light

Words: Lula Greene Richards

Music: Evan Stephens

193. Morning Thanksgiving

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

194. Our Work and Our Wealth (Chorus for Teachers)

Words: Lula Greene Richards

Music: Robert Volkman

195. Beautiful Savior (Crusader’s Hymn)

Words: Anon.

Music: Silesian folk song

Arr.: Lorin F. Wheelwright

196. Passing By

Words: Edward Purcell

Music: Edward Purcell

197. Lovely Appear

Words: Charles Gounod

Music: Charles Gounod

Arr.: Alexander Schreiner

198. Now the Day Is Over

Words: Sabine Baring-Gould

Music: Joseph Barnby

199. We Ever Pray for Thee

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Henry A. Tuckett

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200. Cradle Song

Words: Unknown

Music: R. Schumann

201. An Irish Melody

Words: Unknown

Music: Irish melody

202. Bohemian Folk Song

Words: Unknown

Music: Bohemian folk song

203. Swedish Folk Song

Words: Unknown

Music: Swedish folk song

204. German Song

Words: Unknown

Music: Himmel

205. Resignation

Words: Unknown

Music: Felix Mendelssohn

206. Andante (Andante)

Words: Unknown

Music: Ludwig van Beethoven

207. Andante (Andante)

Words: Unknown

Music: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

208. Loving Shepherd

Words: Jane E. Leeson

Music: Louis Gottschalk

Arr.: A. C. Smyth

209. Andante

Words: Unknown

Music: Myles B. Foster

210. Old German Minnelied

Words: Unknown

Music: Old German song

211. Andantino

Words: Unknown

Music: Schumann

212. Arietta

Words: Unknown

Music: Edvard Grieg

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