Selected Hymns

Selected Hymns, English.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
1990. First edition. 60 songs.


BYU Harold B. Lee Library: BX 8685.2 .A1 1989 (Special Collections)

Official recordings of songs in this collection are on the following albums:

  • Selected Hymns: Accompaniments (2000)

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1. Come, O Thou King of Kings

Words: Parley P. Pratt

Music: Anon.

2. The Spirit of God

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: English melody

3. Now Let Us Rejoice

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Henry Tucker

4. High on the Mountain Top

Words: Joel H. Johnson

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

5. Joseph Smith’s First Prayer

Words: George Manwaring

Music: Sylvanus Billings Pond

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

Words: William Fowler

Music: Caroline E. Sheridan Norton

7. Praise God, from Whom All Blessings Flow

Words: Thomas Ken

Music: Louis Bourgeois; Genevan Psalter, 1551

8. Come, Come, Ye Saints

Words: William Clayton

Music: English folk song

9. How Gentle God’s Commands

Words: Philip Doddridge

Music: Hans Georg Nägeli

10. Come, Ye Children of the Lord

Words: James H. Wallis

Music: Spanish melody

11. For the Beauty of the Earth

Words: Folliott S. Pierpoint

Music: Conrad Kocher

12. There Is Sunshine in My Soul Today

Words: Eliza E. Hewitt

Music: John R. Sweney

13. Sweet Is the Work

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: John J. McClellan

14. How Great Thou Art

Words: Carl Boberg; Stuart K. Hine

Music: Tradititonal Swedish folk tune

15. How Firm a Foundation

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

Music: Anon.; John Ellis

16. Redeemer of Israel

Adapt.: William W. Phelps

Words: Joseph Swain

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

17. Be Thou Humble

Words: Grietje Terburg Rowley

Music: Grietje Terburg Rowley

18. Where Can I Turn for Peace?

Words: Emma Lou Thayne

Music: Joleen G. Meredith

19. Come unto Jesus

Words: Orson Pratt Huish

Music: Orson Pratt Huish

20. Did You Think to Pray?

Words: Mary A. Pepper Kidder

Music: William O. Perkins

21. Jesus, the Very Thought of Thee

Trans.: Edward Caswall (from Latin)

Words: Bernard of Clairvaux

Music: John B. Dykes

22. I Need Thee Every Hour

Words: Annie S. Hawks

Music: Robert Lowry

23. Abide with Me!

Words: Henry F. Lyte

Music: William H. Monk

24. God Be with You Till We Meet Again

Words: Jeremiah E. Rankin

Music: William G. Tomer

25. Testimony

Words: Loren C. Dunn

Music: Michael F. Moody

26. I Believe in Christ

Words: Bruce R. McConkie

Music: John Longhurst

27. I Know That My Redeemer Lives

Words: Samuel Medley

Music: Lewis D. Edwards

28. In Humility, Our Savior

Words: Mabel Jones Gabbott

Music: Rowland H. Prichard

29. God, Our Father, Hear Us Pray

Words: Annie Pinnock Malin

Music: Louis M. Gottschalk

30. O God, the Eternal Father

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Felix Mendelssohn

31. While of These Emblems We Partake

Words: John Nicholson

Music: Alexander Schreiner

32. How Great the Wisdom and the Love

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: Thomas McIntyre

33. Jesus, Once of Humble Birth

Words: Parley P. Pratt

Music: Giacomo Meyerbeer; English Chorister

34. I Stand All Amazed

Words: Charles H. Gabriel

Music: Charles H. Gabriel

35. There Is a Green Hill Far Away

Words: Cecil Frances Alexander

Music: John H. Gower

36. Christ the Lord Is Risen Today

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: Lyra Davidica, 1708; Henry Carey

37. He Is Risen!

Words: Cecil Frances Alexander

Music: Joachim Neander

38. Joy to the World

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: George Frideric Handel

39. Oh, Come, All Ye Faithful

Trans.: Frederick Oakeley (from Latin)

Words: Latin hymn, 18th century; John F. Wade

Music: John F. Wade

40. Away in a Manger

Words: Martin Luther; Little Children’s Book for Schools and Families, 1885

Music: William J. Kirkpatrick

41. Silent Night

Trans.: John F. Young (from German)

Words: Joseph Mohr

Music: Franz Gruber

42. Because I Have Been Given Much

Words: Grace Noll Crowell

Music: Phillip Landgrave

43. Lord, I Would Follow Thee

Words: Susan Evans McCloud

Music: K. Newell Dayley

44. Do What Is Right

Words: Anon.

Music: George Kiallmark Sr.

45. Let the Holy Spirit Guide

Words: Penelope Moody Allen

Music: Martin Shaw

46. Count Your Blessings

Words: Johnson Oatman Jr.

Music: Edwin O. Excell

47. Let Us All Press On

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

48. Called to Serve

Words: Elsie Duncan Yale

Music: Adam Geibel

49. Hark, All Ye Nations!

Words: Louis F. Mönch

Music: George F. Root

50. Help Me Teach with Inspiration

Words: Lorin F. Wheelwright

Music: Lorin F. Wheelwright

51. O My Father

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: James McGranahan

52. As I Search the Holy Scriptures

Words: C. Marianne Johnson Fisher

Music: C. Marianne Johnson Fisher

53. Love at Home

Words: John Hugh McNaughton

Music: John Hugh McNaughton

54. God’s Daily Care

Words: Marie C. Turk

Music: Willy Reske

55. Families Can Be Together Forever

Words: Ruth Muir Gardner

Music: Vanja Y. Watkins

56. Love One Another

Words: Luacine Clark Fox

Music: Luacine Clark Fox

57. Keep the Commandments

Words: Barbara A. McConochie

Music: Barbara A. McConochie

58. Teach Me to Walk in the Light

Words: Clara W. McMaster

Music: Clara W. McMaster

59. I Know My Father Lives

Words: Reid N. Nibley

Music: Reid N. Nibley

60. I Am a Child of God

Words: Naomi W. Randall

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

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