Hymns and Children’s Songs

Hymns and Children’s Songs, English.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
1978. First edition. 45 songs.

The same hymns are also in the 1978 “Gospel Principles” manual.


Historical. This collection is out of print.

BYU Harold B. Lee Library: BX 8685.81 .C468h (Special Collections)

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2. Redeemer of Israel

Adapt.: William W. Phelps

Words: Joseph Swain

Music: Repository of Sacred Music, Part Second, Wyeth, 1813; Freeman Lewis

3. Come, Come, Ye Saints

Words: William Clayton

Music: English folk song

4. How Firm a Foundation

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

Music: Anon.; John Ellis

5. Come, Ye Children of the Lord

Arr.: Benjamin Carr

Words: James H. Wallis

Music: Spanish melody

6. When upon Life’s Billows

Words: Johnson Oatman Jr.

Music: Edwin O. Excell

8. Let Us All Press On

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

10. Sweet Is the Work

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: John J. McClellan

11. I Need Thee Every Hour

Words: Annie S. Hawks

Music: Robert Lowry

12. Oh, How Lovely Was the Morning

Adapt.: A. C. Smyth

Words: George Manwaring

Music: Sylvanus Billings Pond

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13. How Great the Wisdom and the Love

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: Thomas McIntyre

14. Behold the Great Redeemer Die

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: George Careless

15. O God, the Eternal Father

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Felix Mendelssohn

16. God, Our Father, Hear Us Pray

Adapt.: Edwin P. Parker

Words: Annie Pinnock Malin

Music: Louis M. Gottschalk

17. Jesus, Once of Humble Birth

Words: Parley P. Pratt

Music: Giacomo Meyerbeer; English Chorister

18. I Stand All Amazed

Words: Charles H. Gabriel

Music: Charles H. Gabriel

19. There Is a Green Hill Far Away

Words: Cecil Frances Alexander

Music: John H. Gower

20. We’ll Sing All Hail to Jesus’ Name

Words: Richard Alldridge

Music: Joseph Coslett

21. In Humility, Our Savior

Words: Mabel Jones Gabbott

Music: Rowland H. Prichard

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22. The Spirit of God like a Fire

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: English melody

24. High on the Mountain Top

Words: Joel H. Johnson

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

25. Oh Say, What Is Truth?

Words: John Jaques

Music: Ellen Knowles Melling

26. Now Let Us Rejoice

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Henry Tucker

28. Do What Is Right

Words: Anon.

Music: George Kiallmark Sr.

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

Words: William Fowler

Music: Caroline E. Sheridan Norton

31. I Know That My Redeemer Lives

Words: Samuel Medley

Music: Lewis D. Edwards

32. God Be with You

Words: Jeremiah E. Rankin

Music: William G. Tomer

34. O My Father

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: James McGranahan

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35. There Is Beauty All Around

Words: John Hugh McNaughton

Music: John Hugh McNaughton

36. It May Not Be on the Mountain Height

Words: Mary Brown

Music: Carrie E. Rounsefell

38. Ere You Left Your Room This Morning

Words: Mary A. Pepper Kidder

Music: William O. Perkins

40. Praise to the Man

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Scottish folk song

42. Far, Far Away on Judea’s Plains

Words: John Menzies Macfarlane

Music: John Menzies Macfarlane

43. Silent Night

Trans.: John F. Young (from German)

Words: Joseph Mohr

Music: Franz Gruber

44. Christ the Lord Is Risen Today

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: Lyra Davidica, 1708; Henry Carey

45. He Is Risen!

Words: Cecil Frances Alexander

Music: Joachim Neander

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48. I Know My Father Lives

Words: Reid N. Nibley

Music: Reid N. Nibley

49. I Am a Child of God

Words: Naomi W. Randall

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

50. I Thank Thee, Dear Father

Words: Anon.

Music: George Careless

51. I Think When I Read That Sweet Story

Words: Jemima Luke

Music: Leah Ashton Lloyd

52. Teach Me to Walk in the Light

Words: Clara W. McMaster

Music: Clara W. McMaster

53. The Lord Gave Me a Temple

Words: Donnell Hunter

Music: Darwin Wolford

54. Kindness Begins with Me

Words: Clara W. McMaster

Music: Clara W. McMaster

55. Dare to Do Right

Words: George L. Taylor

Music: William B. Bradbury

56. The Golden Plates

Words: Rose Thomas Graham

Music: J. Spencer Cornwall

57. Family Prayer

Words: DeVota Mifflin Peterson

Music: DeVota Mifflin Peterson

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