Favorite Seminary Songs

Favorite Seminary Songs

Favorite Seminary Songs, English.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
1961. 1965 Edition (last known). 105 songs.


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List of songs
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1a.
Sweet Is the Work, My God, My King

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: John J. McClellan

Other versions of this song:
Sweet Is the Work

1b.
Come, Follow Me

Words: John Nicholson

Music: Samuel McBurney

Other versions of this song:
Come, Follow Me

1c.
God be with You

Words: Jeremiah E. Rankin

Music: William G. Tomer

Other versions of this song:
God Be with You Till We Meet Again

1d.
More Holiness Give Me

Words: Philip Paul Bliss

Music: Philip Paul Bliss

Other versions of this song:
More Holiness Give Me

2a.
Oh Say, Can You See?

Words: Francis Scott Key

Music: John Stafford Smith

Other versions of this song:
The Star-Spangled Banner

2b.
Shall the Youth of Zion Falter?

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

Other versions of this song:
True to the Faith

3a.
O Ye Mountains High

Words: Charles W. Penrose

Music: Henry S. Thompson

Other versions of this song:
O ye mountains high, where the clear blue sky

3b.
My Country, ’Tis of Thee

Words: Samuel F. Smith

Music: Henry Carey; Thesaurus Musicus

Other versions of this song:
My Country, ’Tis of Thee

3c.
Come, Ye Thankful People

Words: Henry Alford

Music: George J. Elvey

Other versions of this song:
Come, Ye Thankful People

3d.
I Know That My Redeemer Lives

Words: Samuel Medley

Music: Lewis D. Edwards

Other versions of this song:
I Know That My Redeemer Lives

4a.
Come, Let Us Anew

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: James Lucas

Other versions of this song:
Come, Let Us Anew

4b.
When Upon Life’s Billows

Words: Johnson Oatman Jr.

Music: Edwin O. Excell

Other versions of this song:
Count Your Blessings

4c.
Come, Come, Ye Saints

Words: William Clayton

Music: English folk song

Other versions of this song:
Come, come, ye Saints, no toil nor labor fear

5a.
Beautiful Zion, Built Above

Words: George Gill

Music: Joseph G. Fones

Other versions of this song:
Beautiful Zion, built above

5b.
Though Deepening Trials

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: George Careless

Other versions of this song:
Though Deepening Trials

5c.
Israel, Israel, God Is Calling

Words: Richard Smyth

Music: Charles C. Converse

Other versions of this song:
Israel, Israel, God is calling

5d.
Zion Stands With Hills Surrounded

Words: Thomas Kelly

Music: A. C. Smyth

Other versions of this song:
Zion stands with hills surrounded

6a.
Do What Is Right

Words: Anon.

Music: George Kiallmark Sr.

Other versions of this song:
Do What Is Right

6b.
’Mid Pleasures and Palaces

Words: John Howard Payne

Music: Henry R. Bishop

Other versions of this song:
Home, Sweet Home

6c.
Let Us Oft Speak Kind Words

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

Other versions of this song:
Let Us Oft Speak Kind Words

7a.
We Thank Thee, O God, for a Prophet

Words: William Fowler

Music: Caroline E. Sheridan Norton

Other versions of this song:
We thank Thee, O God, for a prophet

7b.
The Day Dawn Is Breaking

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: William Clayson

Other versions of this song:
The day dawn is breaking, the world is awaking

7c.
Now Let Us Rejoice

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Henry Tucker

Other versions of this song:
Now let us rejoice in the day of salvation

8a.
God Moves in a Mysterious Way

Words: William Cowper

Music: William B. Bradbury

Other versions of this song:
God Moves in a Mysterious Way

8b.
We Love Thy House, O God

Words: William Bullock

Music: Leroy J. Robertson

Other versions of this song:
We Love Thy House, O God

8c.
School Thy Feelings (Male Chorus)

Words: Charles W. Penrose

Music: George F. Root

Other versions of this song:
School Thy Feelings

8d.
How Gentle God’s Commands

Words: Philip Doddridge

Music: Hans Georg Nägeli

Other versions of this song:
How Gentle God’s Commands

9a.
Know This, That Every Soul Is Free

Words: Anon.; Sally Swey

Music: Evan Stephens

Other versions of this song:
Know This, That Every Soul Is Free

9b.
Oh Say, What Is Truth?

Words: John Jaques

Music: Ellen Knowles Melling

Other versions of this song:
Oh Say, What Is Truth?

9c.
There Is Beauty All Around

Words: John Hugh McNaughton

Music: John Hugh McNaughton

Other versions of this song:
Love at Home

9d.
Nay, Speak No Ill

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

Other versions of this song:
Nay, Speak No Ill

10a.
We Are Sowing

Words: Anon.

Music: Henry A. Tuckett

Other versions of this song:
We Are Sowing

10b.
There’s Sunshine in My Soul Today

Words: Eliza E. Hewitt

Music: John R. Sweney

Other versions of this song:
There Is Sunshine in My Soul Today

10c.
Guide Us, O Thou Great Jehovah

Words: William Williams

Music: John Hughes

Other versions of this song:
Guide Us, O Thou Great Jehovah

10d.
Redeemer of Israel

Words: Joseph Swain

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

Adapt.: William W. Phelps

Other versions of this song:
Redeemer of Israel, / Our only delight

11a.
Dear to the Heart of the Shepherd

Words: Mary B. Wingate

Music: William J. Kirkpatrick

Other versions of this song:
Dear to the Heart of the Shepherd

11b.
I Have Work Enough to Do

Words: Josephine Pollard

Music: William J. Kirkpatrick

Other versions of this song:
I Have Work Enough to Do

11c.
Improve the Shining Moments

Words: Robert B. Baird

Music: Robert B. Baird

Other versions of this song:
Improve the Shining Moments

12a.
Now to Heaven Our Prayer

Words: William E. Hickson

Music: Ernst Moritz Arndt

Other versions of this song:
God Speed the Right

12b.
In a World Where Sorrow

Words: Lanta Wilson Smith

Music: Edwin O. Excell

Other versions of this song:
Scatter Sunshine

12c.
Let Us All Press On

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

Other versions of this song:
Let Us All Press On

12d.
We’ll Sing All Hail to Jesus’ Name

Words: Richard Alldridge

Music: Joseph Coslett

Other versions of this song:
We’ll Sing All Hail to Jesus’ Name

13a.
Choose the Right

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: Henry A. Tuckett

Other versions of this song:
Choose the Right

13b.
Today, While the Sun Shines

Words: Luella Clark

Music: Evan Stephens

Other versions of this song:
Today, While the Sun Shines

13c.
Truth Reflects Upon Our Senses

Words: Anon.; M. E. Abbey

Music: Charles Davis Tillman

Other versions of this song:
Truth Reflects upon Our Senses

14a.
Jesus, Once of Humble Birth

Words: Parley P. Pratt

Music: Giacomo Meyerbeer; English Chorister

Other versions of this song:
Jesus, Once of Humble Birth

14b.
Jesus, the Very Thought of Thee

Words: Bernard of Clairvaux

Music: John B. Dykes

Trans.: Edward Caswall (from Latin)

Other versions of this song:
Jesus, the Very Thought of Thee

14c.
Prayer Is the Soul’s Sincere Desire

Words: James Montgomery

Music: George Careless

Other versions of this song:
Prayer Is the Soul’s Sincere Desire

14d.
Come Unto Jesus

Words: Orson Pratt Huish

Music: Orson Pratt Huish

Other versions of this song:
Come unto Jesus

14e.
As the Dew From Heaven Distilling

Words: Thomas Kelly

Music: Joseph J. Daynes

Other versions of this song:
As the Dew from Heaven Distilling

14f.
Glory to God on High

Words: James Allen

Music: Felice de Giardini

Other versions of this song:
Glory to God on High

15a.
There Is an Hour of Peace and Rest

Words: Hans Henry Petersen

Music: Hans Henry Petersen

Other versions of this song:
Secret Prayer

15b.
Sweet Hour of Prayer

Words: William W. Walford

Music: William B. Bradbury

Other versions of this song:
Sweet Hour of Prayer

15c.
I Need Thee Every Hour

Words: Annie S. Hawks

Music: Robert Lowry

Other versions of this song:
I Need Thee Every Hour

15d.
O My Father (Familiar Tune)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: James McGranahan

Other versions of this song:
O My Father

16a.
Earth, With Her Ten Thousand Flowers

Words: Thomas R. Taylor

Music: Thomas C. Griggs

Other versions of this song:
God Is Love

16b.
O Holy Words of Truth and Love

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: Edwin F. Parry

Other versions of this song:
Oh, Holy Words of Truth and Love

16c.
Come, Ye Children of the Lord

Words: James H. Wallis

Music: Spanish melody

Other versions of this song:
Come, ye children of the Lord, / Let us

16d.
Rejoice, the Lord Is King

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: Horatio Parker

Other versions of this song:
Rejoice, the Lord Is King!

17a.
The Lord Is My Light

Words: James L. Nicholson

Music: John R. Sweney

Other versions of this song:
The Lord Is My Light

17b.
The World Has Need of Willing Men

Words: Will L. Thompson

Music: Will L. Thompson

Other versions of this song:
Put Your Shoulder to the Wheel

17c.
Hope of Israel

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: William Clayson

Other versions of this song:
Hope of Israel

18a.
How Great the Wisdom and the Love

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: Thomas McIntyre

Other versions of this song:
How Great the Wisdom and the Love

18b.
I Stand All Amazed

Words: Charles H. Gabriel

Music: Charles H. Gabriel

Other versions of this song:
I Stand All Amazed

18c.
High on the Mountain Top

Words: Joel H. Johnson

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

Other versions of this song:
High on the mountain top / A banner

19a.
Master, the Tempest is Raging

Words: Mary Ann Baker

Music: H. R. Palmer

Other versions of this song:
Master, the Tempest Is Raging

19b.
’Tis Sweet to Sing the Matchless Love

Words: George Manwaring

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

Other versions of this song:
’Tis Sweet to Sing the Matchless Love

20a.
The Lord is My Shepherd

Words: James Montgomery

Music: Thomas Koschat

Other versions of this song:
The Lord Is My Shepherd

20b.
Angry Words! Oh, Let Them Never

Words: H. R. Palmer

Music: H. R. Palmer

Other versions of this song:
Angry Words! Oh, Let Them Never

20c.
Have I Done Any Good?

Words: Will L. Thompson

Music: Will L. Thompson

Other versions of this song:
Have I Done Any Good?

21a.
We Are All Enlisted

Words: Anon.

Music: William B. Bradbury

Other versions of this song:
We Are All Enlisted

21b.
Behold! A Royal Army

Words: Fanny J. Crosby

Music: Adam Geibel

Other versions of this song:
Behold! A Royal Army

22a.
How Firm a Foundation

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

Music: Anon.; John Ellis

Other versions of this song:
How Firm a Foundation

22b.
Christ the Lord is Risen Today

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: Lyra Davidica, 1708; Henry Carey

Other versions of this song:
Christ the Lord Is Risen Today

22c.
For the Strength of the Hills

Words: Felicia D. Hemans

Music: Evan Stephens

Other versions of this song:
For the strength of the hills we bless thee

22d.
Abide With Me!

Words: Henry F. Lyte

Music: William H. Monk

Other versions of this song:
Abide with Me!

23a.
Praise to the Man

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Scottish folk song

Other versions of this song:
Praise to the man who communed with Jehovah!

23b.
Abide With Me; ’Tis Eventide

Words: M. Lowrie Hofford

Music: Harrison Millard

Other versions of this song:
Abide with Me

23c.
Ere You Left Your Room This Morning

Words: Mary A. Pepper Kidder

Music: William O. Perkins

Other versions of this song:
Did You Think to Pray?

24a.
Our Seminary Prayer

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

Other versions of this song:
Our Seminary Prayer

24b.
Nearer My God to Thee

Words: Sarah F. Adams

Music: Lowell Mason

Other versions of this song:
Nearer, My God, to Thee

24c.
Make the World Brighter

Words: Mrs. Frank A. Breck

Music: Frank A. Simpkins

Other versions of this song:
Make the World Brighter

25a.
God of our Fathers, Whose Almighty Hand

Words: Daniel C. Roberts

Music: George W. Warren

Other versions of this song:
God of Our Fathers, Whose Almighty Hand

25b.
Come, O Thou King of Kings

Words: Parley P. Pratt

Music: Anon.

Other versions of this song:
Come, O thou King of Kings!

25c.
Lord, Accept Our True Devotion

Words: Richard Alldridge

Music: Joseph J. Daynes

Other versions of this song:
Lord, Accept Our True Devotion

25d.
Jesus, My Savior True

Words: Orson Pratt Huish

Music: Orson Pratt Huish

Other versions of this song:
Guide Me to Thee

26a.
Oh, How Lovely Was the Morning

Words: George Manwaring

Music: Sylvanus Billings Pond

Other versions of this song:
Oh, how lovely was the morning!

26b.
Our Mountain Home So Dear

Words: Emmeline B. Wells

Music: Evan Stephens

Other versions of this song:
Our mountain home so dear

26c.
The Morning Breaks

Words: Parley P. Pratt

Music: George Careless

Other versions of this song:
The morning breaks, the shadows flee

26d.
Utah, We Love Thee

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

Other versions of this song:
Utah, We Love Thee

27a.
It May Not Be on the Mountain Height

Words: Mary Brown

Music: Carrie E. Rounsefell

Other versions of this song:
I’ll Go Where You Want Me to Go

27b.
Onward, Christian Soldiers

Words: Sabine Baring-Gould

Music: Arthur S. Sullivan

Other versions of this song:
Onward, Christian Soldiers

27c.
The Spirit of God Like a Fire is Burning

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: English melody

Other versions of this song:
The Spirit of God like a fire is burning!

27d.
An Angel From on High

Words: Parley P. Pratt

Music: John E. Tullidge

Other versions of this song:
An angel from on high / The long

28a.
Far, Far Away on Judea’s Plains

Words: John Menzies Macfarlane

Music: John Menzies Macfarlane

Other versions of this song:
Far, Far Away on Judea’s Plains

28b.
America the Beautiful

Words: Katherine Lee Bates

Music: Samuel A. Ward

Other versions of this song:
America the Beautiful

28c.
Firm as the Mountains Around Us

Words: Ruth May Fox

Music: Alfred M. Durham

Other versions of this song:
Carry On

29a.
O Little Town of Bethlehem

Words: Phillips Brooks

Music: Lewis H. Redner

Other versions of this song:
O Little Town of Bethlehem

29b.
Oh Come, All Ye Faithful

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

Music: John F. Wade

Trans.: Frederick Oakeley (from Latin)

Other versions of this song:
Oh, Come, All Ye Faithful

29c.
The First Noel

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

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

Other versions of this song:
The First Noel

29d.
Joy to the World

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: George Frideric Handel

Other versions of this song:
Joy to the World

30a.
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: Felix Mendelssohn

Other versions of this song:
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing

30b.
I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day

Words: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Music: John Baptiste Calkin

Other versions of this song:
I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day

30c.
It Came Upon the Midnight Clear

Words: Edmund H. Sears

Music: Richard S. Willis

Other versions of this song:
It Came upon the Midnight Clear

30d.
Silent Night

Words: Joseph Mohr

Music: Franz Gruber

Trans.: John F. Young (from German)

Other versions of this song:
Silent Night