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The Hymnal for Youth (Herald Edition, RLDS)

Miscellaneous (Other Restoration-Based Denominations), English.
Louisville, Kentucky, USA; Independence, Missouri, USA. The Westminster Press; Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
1951. 1955 Edition (last known). 399 songs.

1955. Book © 1950 by The Westminster Press; former edition, © 1941 by The Westminster Press.

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


Historical. This collection is out of print.



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1. All People That on Earth Do Dwell

2. The Doxology

Words: Thomas Ken

Music: Unknown

3. This Is the Day the Lord Hath Made

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: Unknown

4. We Praise Thee, O God

5. Men and Children Everywhere

6. Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee

Words: Henry Van Dyke

Music: Unknown

7. At Thy Feet, Our God and Father

8. Praise the Lord: Ye Heavens, Adore Him

9. Praise to the Lord

Words: Joachim Neander

Music: Unknown

10. Lord, Thy Glory Fills the Heaven

11. My God, I Thank Thee

12. Father of Lights

Words: Elizabeth Wilson; Helen Thoburn

Music: Unknown

13. All Creatures of Our God and King

Words: St. Francis of Assisi

Music: Unknown

14. Praise to God, Immortal Praise

Words: Anna Laetitia Barbauld; Stewart’s Collection

Music: Unknown

15. Praise the Lord, His Glories Show

16. My God and King!

Words: George Herbert

Music: Unknown

17. Now Thank We All Our God

Words: Martin Rinkhart

Music: Unknown

18. Come, Ye Thankful People, Come

Words: Henry Alford

Music: Unknown

19. When Morning Gilds the Skies

20. The Sun Is on the Land and Sea

21. Awake, My Soul, and with the Sun

Words: Thomas Ken

Music: Unknown

22. The Day Thou Gavest, Lord, Is Ended

23. Saviour, Again to Thy Dear Name We Raise

Words: John Ellerton

Music: Unknown

24. God, That Madest Earth and Heaven

25. Sun of My Soul, Thou Saviour Dear

26. All Praise to Thee, My God, This Night

Words: Thomas Ken

Music: Unknown

27. Holy Father, Bless Us

28. The Lord Be with Us

Words: John Ellerton

Music: Unknown

29. Now the Day Is Over

Words: Sabine Baring-Gould

Music: Unknown

30. Day Is Dying in the West

31. Hail, Gladdening Light

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32. Holy, Holy, Holy! Lord God Almighty!

Words: Reginald Heber

Music: Unknown

33. Come, Thou Almighty King

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: Unknown

34. Ancient of Days, Who Sittest Throned in Glory

35. Of the Father’s Love Begotten

Words: Aurelius Prudentius

Music: Unknown

36. O Worship the King All-glorious Above

Words: Robert Grant

Music: Unknown

37. The God of Abraham Praise

Words: Moses Maimonides; Daniel ben Judah; Thomas Olivers

Music: Unknown

38. A Mighty Fortress Is Our God

Words: Martin Luther

Music: Unknown

39. God of Our Life, Through All the Circling Years

40. Our God, Our Help in Ages Past

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: Unknown

41. Let Us with a Gladsome Mind

Words: Milton

Music: Unknown

42. For the Beauty of the Earth

Words: Folliott S. Pierpoint

Music: Unknown

43. This Is My Father’s World

Words: Maltbie D. Babcock

Music: Unknown

44. The Spacious Firmament on High

Words: Joseph Addison

Music: Unknown

45. The Heavens Declare Thy Glory

46. All Beautiful the March of Days

47. Spring Has Now Unwrapped the Flowers

48. When the Great Sun Sinks to His Rest

49. God of the Earth, the Sky, the Sea!

50. There’s a Wideness in God’s Mercy

51. I Look to Thee in Every Need

52. Father, in Thy Mysterious Presence Kneeling

53. Still, Still with Thee

54. He Leadeth Me: O Blessed Thought!

Words: Joseph H. Gillmore

Music: Unknown

55. We Plow the Fields

Words: Matthias Claudius

Music: Unknown

56. Lord of All Being, Throned Afar

Words: Oliver Wendell Holmes

Music: Unknown

57. The King of Love My Shepherd Is

Words: Henry W. Baker

Music: Unknown

58. God Is Love; His Mercy Brightens

59. Backward We Look, O God of All Our Days

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60. Watchman, Tell Us of the Night

Words: John Bowring

Music: Unknown

61. Hail to the Lord’s Anointed

Words: James Montgomery

Music: Unknown

62. Come, Thou Long-expected Jesus

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: Unknown

63. O Come, O Come, Emmanuel

Words: Latin, 9th century

Music: Unknown

64. It Came Upon the Midnight Clear

Words: Edmund H. Sears

Music: Unknown

65. Joy to the World!

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: Unknown

66. O Little Town of Bethlehem

Words: Phillips Brooks

Music: Unknown

67. While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks by Night

Words: Nahum Tate

Music: Unknown

68. Hark! the Herald Angels Sing

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: Unknown

69. Angels, from the Realms of Glory

Words: James Montgomery

Music: Unknown

70. The First Nowell the Angel Did Say

Words: English carol; Christmas Carols, W. Sandys, 1833

Music: Unknown

71. A King Might Miss the Guiding Star

72. What Child Is This, Who, Laid to Rest

Words: William Chatterton Dix

Music: Unknown

73. Silent Night! Holy Night!

Words: Joseph Mohr

Music: Unknown

74. O Come, All Ye Faithful

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

Music: Unknown

75. Away in a Manger

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

Music: Unknown

76. We Three Kings of Orient Are

Words: John Henry Hopkins Jr.

Music: Unknown

77. As with Gladness Men of Old

Words: William Chatterton Dix

Music: Unknown

78. Come, All Ye Shepherds

79. There’s a Song in the Air

Words: Josiah G. Holland

Music: Unknown

80. Good Christian Men, Rejoice

Words: Heinrich Seuse

Music: Unknown

81. Shepherds! Shake Off Your Drowsy Sleep

Words: Besançon carol

Music: Unknown

82. While by My Sheep

Words: Hugo Jüngst

Music: Unknown

83. The Hidden Years at Nazareth

84. We Would See Jesus

85. O Master Workman of the Race

86. When the Golden Evening Gathered

87. My Master Was So Very Poor

88. By Roads That Wound Uphill and Down

89. O Sing a Song of Bethlehem

90. All Glory, Laud, and Honor

Words: Theodulph of Orleans

Music: Unknown

91. When, His Salvation Bringing

Words: John King

Music: Unknown

92. Lift Up Your Heads, Ye Mighty Gates

93. O Thou Eternal Christ of God

94. Ride On! Ride On in Majesty!

95. In the Cross of Christ I Glory

96. When I Survey the Wondrous Cross

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: Unknown

97. There Is a Green Hill Far Away

Words: Cecil Frances Alexander

Music: Unknown

98. ’Tis Midnight; and on Olive’s Brow

99. O Sacred Head, Now Wounded

Words: Arnulf of Leuven; Paul Gerhardt

Music: Unknown

100. Into the Woods My Master Went

101. Were You There?

Words: African-American spiritual

Music: Unknown

102. The Day of Resurrection!

103. Jesus Christ Is Risen Today

104. Christ the Lord Is Risen Today

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: Unknown

105. The Strife Is O’er, the Battle Done

106. Thine Is the Glory

107. O Sons and Daughters

108. Come, Ye Faithful, Raise the Strain

109. Welcome, Happy Morning!

110. O Thou, in All Thy Might So Far

111. We Bear the Strain of Earthly Care

112. O Son of Man, Who Walked Each Day

113. No Distant Lord Have I

114. O Son of Man, Our Hero Strong and Tender

115. Be Thou My Vision

Words: Dallán Forgaill; Irish hymn, 8th century

Music: Unknown

116. Hark, What a Sound

117. Wake, Awake, for Night Is Flying

118. There’s a Light Upon the Mountains

119. Fairest Lord Jesus

Words: Gesangbuch, Münster, 1677

Music: Unknown

120. Crown Him with Many Crowns

Words: Matthew Bridges

Music: Unknown

121. Shepherd of Tender Youth

Words: St. Clement of Alexandria

Music: Unknown

122. All Hail the Power of Jesus’ Name!

Words: Edward Perronet

Music: Unknown

122a. All Hail the Power of Jesus’ Name!

Words: Edward Perronet

Music: Unknown

123. Rejoice, the Lord Is King

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: Unknown

124. Rejoice, Ye Pure in Heart

Words: Edward H. Plumptre

Music: Unknown

125. Ye Servants of God, Your Master Proclaim

126. More About Jesus

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127. Spirit of God, Descend Upon My Heart

128. Holy Spirit, Truth Divine

129. Come, Holy Ghost

130. Breathe on Me, Breath of God

Words: Edwin Hatch

Music: Unknown

131. Thy Home Is with the Humble, Lord

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132. O Word of God Incarnate

133. Break Thou the Bread of Life

134. The Heavens Declare Thy Glory, Lord

135. Father of Mercies, in Thy Word

136. The Spirit Breathes Upon the Word

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137. O Where Are Kings and Empires Now

138. The Church’s One Foundation

Words: Samuel J. Stone

Music: Unknown

139. Glorious Things of Thee Are Spoken

Words: John Newton

Music: Unknown

140. I Love Thy Kingdom, Lord

141. Blest Be the Tie That Binds

Words: John Fawcett

Music: Unknown

142. O Thou Whose Glory Shone Like Fire

143. O Light, from Age to Age the Same

144. I Think When I Read That Sweet Story of Old

Words: Jemima Luke

Music: Unknown

145. For the Bread, Which Thou Hast Broken

146. Bread of the World in Mercy Broken

147. Jesus, Thou Joy of Loving Hearts

148. The Lord’s My Shepherd

Words: Francis Rous

Music: Unknown

149. Here, O My Lord, I See Thee Face to Face

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150. Dear Lord and Father of Mankind

151. Jesus, Lover of My Soul

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: Unknown

151a. Jesus, Lover of My Soul

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: Unknown

152. I Name Thy Hallowed Name

153. Love Divine, All Loves Excelling

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: Unknown

154. Rock of Ages, Cleft for Me

Words: Augustus M. Toplady

Music: Unknown

155. I Need Thee Every Hour

Words: Annie S. Hawks

Music: Unknown

156. Nearer, My God, to Thee

Words: Sarah F. Adams

Music: Unknown

157. Jesus, Saviour, Pilot Me

Words: Edward Hopper

Music: Unknown

158. What a Friend We Have in Jesus

159. Now to Heaven Our Prayer Ascending

Words: William E. Hickson

Music: Unknown

160. Dear Lord, Who Sought at Dawn of Day

161. Prayer Is the Soul’s Sincere Desire

Words: James Montgomery

Music: Unknown

162. Have Thine Own Way, Lord!

163. Holy Father, God of Might

164. Draw Thou My Soul, O Christ

165. ’Mid All the Traffic of the Ways

166. O Master, Let Me Walk with Thee

Words: Washington Gladden

Music: Unknown

167. Thou Didst Leave Thy Throne

168. Take Thou Our Minds, Dear Lord

169. Now in the Days of Youth

170. Just As I Am, Without One Plea

171. Just As I Am, Thine Own to Be

172. My Jesus, As Thou Wilt!

Words: Ben­ja­min Schmolck

Music: Unknown

173. Beneath the Cross of Jesus

174. O Jesus, I Have Promised

175. Take My Life, and Let It Be

Words: Frances R. Havergal

Music: Unknown

176. Give of Your Best to the Master

177. Truehearted, Wholehearted

178. God, Who Touchest Earth with Beauty

179. God of Our Youth, to Whom We Yield

180. I Would Be True

181. I Feel the Winds of God Today

182. O Jesus, Prince of Life and Truth

183. Father, Lead Me Day by Day

184. I Know that My Redeemer Lives

185. Temper My Spirit, O Lord

186. Great Master, Touch Us

187. The Body, Lord, Is Ours to Keep

188. Teach Me, O Lord, Thy Holy Way

189. Open My Eyes, that I May See

190. I’ve Found a Friend

191. More Love to Thee, O Christ

192. O Love That Wilt Not Let Me Go

193. I Love to Tell the Story

Words: Katherine Hankey

Music: Unknown

194. Jesus, the Very Thought of Thee

Words: Bernard of Clairvaux

Music: Unknown

195. Saviour! Thy Dying Love

196. Lord, Speak to Me

197. O Son of Man, Thou Madest Known

198. Jesus Calls Us: O’er the Tumult

199. My Life, Dear Lord, I Give to Thee

200. Jesus, Thou Divine Companion

201. O Jesus, Thou Art Standing

202. The Voice of God Is Calling

203. We Thank Thee, Lord, Thy Paths of Service Lead

204. We Would Be Building

205. I Bind My Heart This Tide

206. Brightly Beams Our Father’s Mercy

Words: Philip Paul Bliss

Music: Unknown

207. Lord, We Come with Hearts Aflame

208. Immortal Love, Forever Full

209. Steal Away to Jesus

Words: Wallace Willis; African-American spiritual

Music: Unknown

210. How Firm a Foundation

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

Music: Unknown

211. My Faith Looks Up to Thee

212. Strong Son of God, Immortal Love

213. I Know Not How That Bethlehem’s Babe

214. Thou Art the Way

215. I Am Trusting Thee, Lord Jesus

216. I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say

217. I Want to Be a Christian

Words: American folk hymn

Music: Unknown

218. Jesus, and Shall It Ever Be

Words: Benjamin Francis; Joseph Grigg

Music: Unknown

219. Jacob’s Ladder

Words: Southern folk song

Music: Unknown

220. Solders of Christ, Arise

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: Unknown

221. Once to Every Man and Nation

222. Who Is on the Lord’s Side?

223. Dare to Be Brave, Dare to Be True

224. Faith of Our Fathers! Living Still

Words: Frederick W. Faber

Music: Unknown

225. Stand Up, Stand Up for Jesus

226. Lead On, O King Eternal

Words: Ernest W. Shurtleff

Music: Unknown

227. Believe Not Those Who Say

228. Fight the Good Fight with All Thy Might

229. Be Strong!

230. Christ of the Upward Way

231. Onward, Christian Soldiers

Words: Sabine Baring-Gould

Music: Unknown

232. Follow the Gleam

233. He Who Would Valiant Be

234. March On, O Soul, with Strength!

235. Heralds of Christ

236. God of Grace and God of Glory

Words: Harry E. Fosdick

Music: Unknown

237. That Cause Can Neither Be Lost nor Stayed

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238. We’ve a Story to Tell to the Nations

239. The Morning Light Is Breaking

Words: Samuel F. Smith

Music: Unknown

240. O Zion, Haste, Thy Mission High Fulfilling

241. From Ocean Unto Ocean

242. The Whole Wide World for Jesus!

243. In Christ There Is No East or West

Words: John Oxenham

Music: Unknown

244. Sow the Seed Beside All Waters

245. Hail to the Brightness of Zion’s Glad Morning!

Words: Thomas Hastings

Music: Unknown

246. Fling Out the Banner! Let It Float

247. God of the Nations, Hear Our Call

248. Jesus Shall Reign

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: Unknown

249. Go, Labor On

250. Christ for the World We Sing

251. Hail the Glorious Golden City

252. The Fathers Built This City

253. Where Cross the Crowded Ways of Life

254. The Light of God Is Falling

255. Come, Let Us Join with Faithful Souls

256. Teach Us, O Lord, True Brotherhood

257. When Thy Heart, with Joy O’erflowing

258. Rise Up, O Men of God!

Words: William Pierson Merrill

Music: Unknown

259. Christian, Rise and Act Thy Creed

260. O Brother Man, Fold to Thy Heart Thy Brother

261. When Wilt Thou Save the People?

262. O Happy Home

263. O Thou Whose Feet Have Climbed Life’s Hill

264. Lord and Saviour, True and Kind

265. From Homes of Quiet Peace

266. O Thou Whose Gracious Presence Blessed

267. My Country, ’Tis of Thee

Words: Samuel F. Smith

Music: Unknown

268. The Star-spangled Banner

Words: Francis Scott Key

Music: Unknown

269. Now Praise We Great and Famous Men

270. God of Our Fathers, Known of Old

Words: Rudyard Kipling

Music: Unknown

271. God of Our Fathers, Whose Almighty Hand

Words: Daniel C. Roberts

Music: Unknown

272. America the Beautiful

Words: Katherine Lee Bates

Music: Unknown

273. God Save America!

274. Not Alone for Mighty Empire

275. O God, Beneath Thy Guiding Hand

276. God Send Us Men Whose Aim ’Twill Be

277. God of the Nations, Near and Far

278. Let There Be Light, Lord God of Hosts

279. O God of Love, O King of Peace

280. Thy Kingdom Come, O Lord

281. Light of the World, We Hail Thee

282. Ring Out, Wild Bells

Words: Alfred Tennyson

Music: Unknown

283. These Things Shall Be

284. Turn Back, O Man

285. God the Omnipotent!

286. Study War No More

287. Dear Father, Whom We Cannot See

288. At Length There Dawns the Glorious Day

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289. Hark! Hark, My Soul!

290. For All the Saints Who from Their Labors Rest

Words: William Walsham How

Music: Unknown

290a. For All the Saints Who from Their Labors Rest

Words: William Walsham How

Music: Unknown

291. Sunset and Evening Star

292. Jesus, I Live to Thee

293. Abide with Me: Fast Falls the Eventide

Words: Henry F. Lyte

Music: Unknown

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294. Call to Worship

295. Call to Worship

296. Introit

297. Introit

298. Prayer Response

299. Prayer Response

300. Prayer Response

301. Prayer Response

302. Response to the Scriptures

303. Responses to the Commandments

304. Kyrie Eleison

305. Sanctus

306. The Lord’s Prayer

307. Gloria Patri

308. Gloria Patri

309. Gloria in Excelsis

310. God Be in My Head

311. Offertory Response

312. Offertory Response

313. Offertory Response

Words: William Walsham How

Music: Unknown

314. Offertory Response

315. Benediction

Words: Jeremiah E. Rankin

Music: Unknown

316. Benediction

317. Benediction

318. Amens

319. Amens

320. Amens