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Community of Christ Sings (Community of Christ)

Miscellaneous (Other Restoration-Based Denominations), English.
Independence, Missouri, USA. Community of Christ.
2013. Only known edition. 664 songs.

Blue cover with embossed silver lettering and an embossed curve pattern.

Published by the Community of Christ (based in Independence, Missouri, previously the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints), a Restoration-based denomination.


Hymnary: CoCS2013

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  • [Title page] — i
  • [Copyright page] — ii
  • Foreword — iii
  • Acknowledgements — iv
  • Preface — v
  • Communion Prayers — viii
  • Oraciones para la santa cena — x
  • Prières pour la communion — xii
  • Contents — xiv
  • Index of Copyright Owners and Administrators — 786
  • Scripture Index — 804
  • Index of Hymn Tunes — 808
  • Metrical Index — 811
  • Index of Authors, Composers, and Sources — 815
  • Index of Non-English Languages and Core Repertoire — 822
  • Topical Index — 825
  • Alphabetical Index of First Lines and Titles — 857
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1. When in Our Music God Is Glorified

Words: Fred Pratt Green

Music: Charles Villiers Stanford

2. How Can We Name a Love

3. Many and Great

4. Source and Sovereign, Rock and Cloud

5. Bring Many Names

6. El amor nunca pasará

7. God of the Ages

Words: Daniel C. Roberts

Music: George W. Warren

8. Praise to the Living God

9. Who Is God

10. How Shall We Find You

11. Great Is Thy Faithfulness

Trans.: Honorato Reza; Shirley Judd

Words: Thomas O. Chisholm

Music: William M. Runyan

12. Herr, du mein Gott / You Are My God

Trans.: Community of Christ; Larry Tyree; Ervelyne Bernard (from German)

Arr.: David Bolton

Words: Helga Poppe

Music: Helga Poppe

13. Immortal, Invisible, God Only Wise

14. God Who Cares for All Creation

15. With God All Things Are Possible

16. O God, Our Help in Ages Past

Arr.: Donald D. Kettring

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: William Croft; Supplement to the New Version, 1708

17. With a Word, You Birthed Creation

18. God of Wonder, God of Thunder

19. Amazing Grace

Trans.: Barbara Mink; Chants d’Esperance; Sida Hodoroabă

Arr.: Rosalee Elser

Words: John Newton

Music: Virginia Harmony, 1831

20. God Within God Around

Arr.: David Bolton

Words: Randall Pratt

Music: Randall Pratt

21. God the Sculptor of the Mountains

22. You, Lord, Are Both Lamb and Shepherd

23. I Danced in the Morning

24. Hidden Christ, Alive Forever

25. O Carpenter, Why Leave the Bench

26. Look at This Man, Born of God

Trans.: Hiroshi Yamada

Adapt.: Geoffrey F. Spencer

Words: Ko Yuki

Music: Seigi Abe

27. Of the Father’s Love Begotten

Trans.: John M. Neale; Henry W. Baker (from Latin)

Arr.: Winifred Douglas

Words: Aurelius Prudentius

Music: Plainsong, 13th century

28. Christ Leads!

29. Hope of the World

Words: Georgia Harkness

Music: Unknown

30. A Man of Ancient Time and Place

31. I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say

32. Jesus, Promise of an Angel

33. Fairest Lord Jesus

Arr.: W. Frederic Miller

Words: Gesangbuch, Münster, 1677

Music: Silesian folk song; Schlesiche Volkslieder, 1842

34. I Know That My Redeemer Lives!

Arr.: David McKinley Williams

Words: Samuel Medley

Music: John C. Hatton

35. We Would See Jesus

36. O Young and Fearless Prophet

37. The Wedding Guests Were Waiting

38. Who Is This Jesus

39. Crown Him with Many Crowns

Trans.: Godfrey Thring; E. A. Strange; R. Saillens

Arr.: Donald D. Kettring

Words: Matthew Bridges

Music: George J. Elvey

40. Jesus, Partner, Lover, Friend

41. O Risen Christ, Still Wounded

42. As the Wind Song through the Trees

43. Breath of the Living God / Soplo del Dios viviente

44. O Holy Dove of God Descending

45. Of All the Spirit’s Gifts to Me

Arr.: Rosalee Elser

Words: Fred Pratt Green

Music: English melody

46. Holy Spirit, Come with Power

Arr.: Rosalee Elser

Words: Ann Neufeld Rupp

Music: The Sacred Harp, 1844

47. Come Down, O Love Divine

48. Spirit of God, Descend upon My Heart

49. Wind upon the Waters

50. Like the Murmur of the Dove’s Song

51. God of Dawn, Each Day’s Renewal

52. Holy, Holy, Holy! Lord God Almighty!

Arr.: Godfrey Hewitt

Words: Reginald Heber

Music: John B. Dykes

53. Praise God from Whom All Blessings Flow (Old Hundredth)

Words: Thomas Ken

Music: Louis Bourgeois; Genevan Psalter, 1551

54. Praise God from Whom All Blessings Flow

55. Holy Wisdom, Lamp of Learning

Arr.: Rosalee Elser

Words: Ruth Duck

Music: The Sacred Harp, 1844

56. The Play of the Godhead

57. Praise with Joy the World’s Creator

58. God of Still Waiting

59. Eternal God Transcending Time

60. Creator God, Creating Still

Words: Jane Parker Huber

Music: Unknown

61. When We Seek Language

62. Womb of Life and Source of Being

63. Afar in Old Judea

Words: Roy A. Cheville

Music: Alexander Ewing

64. Deep in the Shadows of the Past

65. The Living Word of Scripture

Words: Geoffrey F. Spencer

Music: Swedish folk melody

66. Speak, O Lord

67. Fountain of All Revelation

Arr.: Evan A. Fry

Words: Deam Ferris

Music: Franklyn S. Weddle

68. The Church’s Life

Words: Geoffrey F. Spencer; Alan D. Tyree

Music: A. Royce Eckhardt

69. We Limit Not the Truth of God

Trans.: Rosemary Fishburn; F. Augé-Daulle

Words: George Rawson

Music: Louise Hills Lewis

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70. God Is Here!

71. Jesu, Tawa Pano / Jesus, We Are Here

72. Gather Us In

73. As We Gather

74. The Lord Be with You

75. Kum ba yah, Seigneur

Arr.: Romina Mootua

Words: African-American spiritual

Music: African-American spiritual

76. Lord, You Have Brought Us

Words: Dennis S. Aldridge

Music: John B. Dykes

77. Gather Your Children

78. O God of Vision

Arr.: Franklyn S. Weddle

Words: Jane Parker Huber

Music: Stralsund Gesangbuch, 1665

79. Called to Gather as God’s People

80. O Lord, Grace Our Communion

Arr.: Mark S. Dickey

Words: Geoffrey F. Spencer

Music: Swedish melody

81. Rejoice, Ye Saints of Latter Days

Words: Sacred Hymns, Emma Smith, 1841

Music: Saints’ Hymnal, 1933

82. Uthando Lwam’ Kuwe / My Love for You Will Remain

Trans.: Mnqobi Ngwenya; Community of Christ; Ervelyne Bernard; Joey Williams (from Xhosa)

Words: Sizwe Zako

Music: Sizwe Zako

83. Come Away from Rush and Hurry

84. Uyai Mose / Come All You People

85. Pray to the Lord

Trans.: Larry Tyree; Joey Williams

Adapt.: Larry Tyree; Joey Williams

Words: Oriya song

Music: Oriya song

86. Halle, Halle, Hallelujah

87. Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing

Trans.: George P. Simmonds; Augé Daullé

Words: Robert Robinson

Music: John Wyeth

88. Oh, Sing to the Lord / Cantad al Señor

89. When Morning Gilds the Sky

90. O God beyond All Praising

Words: Michael Perry

Music: Gustav Holst

91. Laudate Dominum

Words: Taizé Community

Music: Jacques Berthier

92. O for a Thousand Tongues to Sing

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: Thomas Jarman

93. When the Morning Stars Together

94. The God of Abraham Praise

Trans.: Max Landsberg; Newton Mann

Arr.: Meyer Lyon

Words: Moses Maimonides; Daniel ben Judah; Thomas Olivers

Music: Hebrew melody

95. Siyahamb’ Ekukhanyen’ Kwenkhos’ / We Are Marching in the Light of God

96. Now in This Moment

Words: Fanny J. Crosby; Barbara Howard; Richard Howard

Music: Phoebe P. Knapp

97. For the Music of Creation

98. All Creatures of Our God and King

Trans.: William H. Draper; J. Miguez Bonino; J. J. Bovet; Larry Tyree

Arr.: Ralph Vaughan Williams

Words: St. Francis of Assisi

Music: German hymn; Geistliche Kirchengesäng, Cologne, 1623

99. Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee

Arr.: Edward Hodges

Words: Henry Van Dyke

Music: Ludwig van Beethoven

100. God of Grace and God of Laughter

101. Praise to the Lord, the Almighty

Trans.: Catherine Winkworth; Federico Fliedner; Larry Tyree; J. M. Nicole (from German)

Arr.: Franklyn S. Weddle

Words: Joachim Neander

Music: Stralsund Gesangbuch, 1665

102. Earth and All Stars

Trans.: Vernon L. Peterson; Shirley Judd

Words: Herbert F. Brokering

Music: David N. Johnson

103. Alleluia

104. Sing to God as Sings the Ocean

105. All Hail the Power of Jesus’ Name!

Words: Edward Perronet

Music: James Ellor

106. Louez le Seigneur ! / Praise, Praise, Praise the Lord!

107. Creation Flows Unceasingly

Words: Barbara McFarlane Higdon

Music: Frederick C. Maker

108. Now Sing to Our God

Words: Kenneth L. McLaughlin

Music: Jack Ergo

109. Amen, Siakudumisa! / Amen, Sing Praises to the Lord

110. All Creation Sings God’s Music

111. Sing to the Lord No Threadbare Song

112. I Will Sing, I Will Sing

113. Ameni

114. Creator God We Sing / Cantemos al Creador

115. Je louerai l’Éternel / Praise, I Will Praise You, Lord

116. Alleluia

117. Alleluia

118. Great and Marvelous Are Thy Works

Trans.: Clair E. Weldon; Shirley Judd

Words: Charles H. Gabriel

Music: Charles H. Gabriel

119. Heleluyan

120. Alleluia

121. Takwaba Uwabanga Yesu! / There’s No One Like Jesus!

122. Gloria

123. Jubilate Deo

124. Hallelu, avday Adonai

125. Bless This Food

126. For Thy Gracious Blessing

127. We Gather Together

Trans.: Theodore Baker (from Dutch)

Adapt.: Ruth Duck

Arr.: Edward Kremser

Words: Nederlandtsche Gedenckclanck, 1626; Adriaen Valerius

Music: Dutch melody

128. Come, Ye Thankful People, Come

Words: Henry Alford

Music: George J. Elvey

129. O Senhor é a minha força / In the Lord I’ll Be Ever Thankful

130. For the Beauty of the Earth

Arr.: William Henry Monk

Words: Folliott S. Pierpoint

Music: Conrad Kocher

131. Now Thank We All Our God

Trans.: Catherine Winkworth (from German)

Arr.: Felix Mendelssohn

Words: Martin Rinkhart

Music: Johann Crüger

132. For the Fruit of All Creation

Arr.: Rosalee Elser

Words: Fred Pratt Green

Music: Welsh melody

133. For Remembered Music Sounding

134. Give Thanks

135. All Things Bright and Beautiful

Adapt.: Martin Shaw

Arr.: John Ribble

Words: Cecil Frances Alexander

Music: English melody

136. This Is God’s Wondrous World

Arr.: Franklin L. Sheppard

Words: Maltbie D. Babcock

Music: English melody

137. Touch the Earth Lightly

Arr.: Tamryn Parker-Carver

Words: Shirley Erena Murray

Music: Swee Hong Lim

138. God of the Sparrow

139. Creating God, Your Fingers Trace

140. Sacred the Body

141. Learn from All the Songs of Earth

142. For Beauty of Meadows

143. Morning Has Broken

Arr.: David Evans

Words: Eleanor Farjeon

Music: Gaelic melody

144. Each Breath Is Borrowed Air

145. Restless Weaver

146. Halleluya, halleluya sthotramu

147. God of Creation

Words: Naomi Russell

Music: George Frideric Handel

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148. As the Deer

149. My Peace

150. Dios está aquí / God Is Here Today

151. Come and Find the Quiet Center

152. Ubi Caritas et Amor

Words: Tenth-century text; Taizé Community

Music: Jacques Berthier

153. Listen in the Silence

154. Come, Holy Spirit, Come

Trans.: Geri Silva Macias; Larry Tyree

Words: Vicky Vaughan Adkins

Music: Vicky Vaughan Adkins

155. Dona Nobis Pacem

156. Be Still

157. Wa Wa Wa Emimimo / Come, O Holy Spirit, Come

Trans.: I-to Loh; Mil Voces Para Celebrar; Joey Williams (from Yoruba)

Words: Josiah Olunowo Ositelu

Music: Josiah Olunowo Ositelu

158. Calm to the Waves

159. Santo, santo, santo / Holy, Holy, Holy

Trans.: Joëlle Gouël; Alan D. Tyree; Wolfgang Leyk; Elena Snigireva (from Spanish)

Words: Argentine folk song

Music: Argentine folk song

160. Spirit Fill Us

Arr.: Janné Grover

Words: Randall Pratt

Music: Randall Pratt

161. In the Quiet of This Day

162. Meet Me in a Holy Place

Arr.: Jan Kraybill

Words: Denise M. Barbour

Music: Denise M. Barbour

163. Between Our Thoughts

164. Prayer of Peace

165. How Deep the Silence of the Soul

166. Though I May Speak with Bravest Fire

167. Be Thou My Vision

Trans.: Mary E. Byrne (from Old Irish)

Adapt.: Eleanor H. Hull

Arr.: Jack Schrader

Words: Dallán Forgaill; Irish hymn, 8th century

Music: Irish melody

168. I Will Talk to My Heart

169. Let This Mind Be in You

170. In the Crossroads of This Moment

171. Open My Heart

172. God Is Calling

173. Come, Let Us Dwell

174. Praise the Source of Faith and Learning

175. I Sought the Lord

Arr.: Rosalee Elser

Words: Holy Songs, Carols, and Sacred Ballads, 1880; The Pilgrim Hymnal, 1904

Music: The Revivalist, 1869

176. Teach Me, God, to Wonder

Words: Walter Farquharson

Music: Unknown

177. The Path for Our Walking

178. Searcher of Hearts

Words: Kenneth L. McLaughlin

Music: George J. Elvey

179. Lord, Speak to Me

180. We Thank You, O God, for Our Prophets

Trans.: Geri Silva Macias; Esdras Hernández; Larry Tyree

Adapt.: Randall Pratt

Words: William Fowler

Music: Caroline E. Sheridan Norton

181. Holy Spirit, Teacher, Friend

182. Eternal Spirit of the Living Christ

183. O Living God

Words: Harry J. Fielding

Music: Larry E. Johnson

184. Kyrie Eleison

185. Golden Breaks the Dawn

186. Let Us Pray for One Another

Adapt.: Maurice L. Draper

Arr.: Mark H. Forscutt

Words: David H. Smith

Music: Scottish melody; Saints’ Harmony, 1889

187. Soften My Heart

188. I Need Thee Every Hour

Adapt.: Robert Lowry

Words: Annie S. Hawks

Music: Robert Lowry

189. Ate, Wakaƞtaƞka, hoyewayelo

190. Breathe on Me, Breath of God

Trans.: George P. Simmonds; Shirley Judd

Words: Edwin Hatch

Music: Robert Jackson

191. Mayenziwe ’Ntando Yakho / Your Will Be Done

Trans.: George A. Mxadana; John Glaser; Paul-Jean Olangi (from Xhosa)

Arr.: John L. Bell

Words: Anon.

Music: South African melody

192. O Lord, Hear My Prayer

193. Lord of All Hopefulness

194. Dear God, Embracing Humankind

195. O God We Call

196. Hear Our Prayer, O Lord

197. Lord, Have Mercy

198. By the Babylonian Rivers

Trans.: John Glaser; Daniel Hameline

Arr.: Geoff Weaver

Words: Ewald J. Bash

Music: Latvian folk melody

199. What Comfort Can Our Worship Bring

200. Senzeni Na

201. How Long, O Lord

202. When Eyes That We Once Knew as Keen

203. When Memory Fades

204. The Storm Came to Honduras

205. When Senseless Violence

206. Beneath the Cross of Jesus

207. Creator of Sunrises

Arr.: David N. Johnson

Words: Evelyn Maples

Music: Christian Harmony, Jeremiah Ingalls, 1805

208. It’s Me, It’s Me, O Lord

209. Lord, Lead Me by Your Spirit

Arr.: Mark S. Dickey

Words: Eric L. Selden

Music: Swedish melody

210. The Love of God

211. Humble Yourself

212. God Weeps

213. Through All the World a Hungry Christ

214. The Weight of Past and Fruitless Guilt

Arr.: Rosalee Elser

Words: Cleo Hanthorne Moon

Music: Thomas Hastings

215. Forgive Our Sins as We Forgive

216. God Is a Wonder to My Soul

217. When the World Is Babbling Round Us

218. Lwe, lwe

Arr.: David Bolton

Words: Haitian worship chorus

Music: Haitian worship chorus

219. Restore in Us, O God

220. O My Soul, Bless Your Creator

221. Spirit of Christ, Remember Me

222. Gentle God, When We Are Driven

Words: Shirley Erena Murray

Music: Larry E. Johnson

223. I Will Arise and Go

224. O May Your Church Build Bridges

Words: Evelyn Maples

Music: George J. Elvey

225. Ososŏ / Come Now, O Prince of Peace

226. He Came Singing Love

227. Come Now, You Hungry

Trans.: Ervelyne Bernard; Joey Williams

Arr.: Daniel Charles Damon

Words: Colleen Fulmer; Rufino Zaragoza

Music: Colleen Fulmer; Rufino Zaragoza

228. Out of the Depths, O God, We Call

229. When We Are Called to Sing

230. Come to Me, O Weary Traveler

231. Lord Jesus Christ, Lover of All

232. Healing River of the Spirit

233. Strong, Gentle Children

234. There Is a Balm in Gilead

Trans.: Oscar Rodriguez; Community of Christ

Arr.: Rosalee Elser

Words: African-American spiritual

Music: Southern folk song

235. Come and Fill / Confitemini Domino

236. God! When Human Bonds Are Broken

Arr.: Rosalee Elser

Words: Fred Kaan

Music: Joel Blomquist

237. God, Renew Us by Your Spirit

238. Blessed Is the Body and the Soul

239. A Mother Lined a Basket

240. Light Dawns on a Weary World

241. Nada te turbe

242. When We Are Living / Pues si vivimos

243. Pues si vivimos / When We Are Living

244. There’s an Old, Old Path (The Old, Old Path)

Trans.: Clair E. Weldon; F. Augé-Daullé

Words: Vida E. Smith

Music: M. Audentia Anderson

245. There’s an Old, Old Path (There’s an Old, Old Path)

Arr.: David Bolton

Words: Jeff Lindle; Vida E. Smith

Music: Jeff Lindle

246. I Know Not What the Future Hath

Words: John Greenleaf Whittier

Music: Unknown

247. My Shepherd Will Supply My Need

Arr.: Rosalee Elser

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: Southern Harmony, 1835

248. A Mighty Fortress Is Our God

Trans.: Frederick H. Hedge (from German)

Words: Martin Luther

Music: Martin Luther

249. Si tuvieras fe / If You Only Had Faith

250. How Firm a Foundation

Arr.: Rosalee Elser

Words: Selection of Hymns, John Rippon, 1787; Robert Keen

Music: Early American melody

251. Jesus Loves Me

252. Blessed Be Your Name

253. What a Friend We Have in Jesus

254. Jesus, Jesus, Ever Near Us

Arr.: Community of Christ

Words: Randall Pratt

Music: Randall Pratt

255. Swing Low, Sweet Chariot

Arr.: Bill Thomas

Words: African-American spiritual

Music: African-American spiritual

256. Tenderly, Tenderly, Lead Thou Me On

Words: Joseph Smith III

Music: Norman W. Smith

257. Standing on the Promises

258. Shall Tribulation or Distress

259. The Lord’s My Shepherd

Words: Francis Rous

Music: Jessie Seymour Irvine

260. Rain Down

261. We Shall Overcome

262. The King of Love My Shepherd Is

Arr.: The English Hymnal, 1906

Words: Henry W. Baker

Music: Irish melody

263. My Life Flows On in Endless Song

Arr.: David N. Johnson

Words: Pauline T.

Music: Robert Lowry

264. O Lord, My Shepherd