Difela le Dipina Tsa Bana

Hymns and Children’s Songs, Tswana (Setswana).
Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
2000. Only known edition. 45 songs.

English approval, 6/96; translation approval, 6/96. Book © 2000 by Intellectual Reserve, Inc.


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2.
Tlang, Tlang, Baitshepi

Words: William Clayton

Music: English folk song

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

6.
Tlang, Bana ba Morena

Words: James H. Wallis

Music: Spanish melody

Arr.: Benjamin Carr

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

8.
Morekolodi wa Iseraele

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

10.
O Tiile Jang Motheo

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

Music: Anon.; John Ellis

Other versions of this song:
How Firm a Foundation

14.
Bala Masego A gago

Words: Johnson Oatman Jr.

Music: Edwin O. Excell

Other versions of this song:
Count Your Blessings

18.
A Re Tsweleng Pele

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

Other versions of this song:
Let Us All Press On

22.
Kea Go Tlhoka Ura Tshotlhe

Words: Annie S. Hawks

Music: Robert Lowry

Other versions of this song:
I Need Thee Every Hour

24.
Tiro E Monate

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: John J. McClellan

Other versions of this song:
Sweet Is the Work

26.
Thapelo ya ga Joseph Smith ya Ntlha

Words: George Manwaring

Music: Sylvanus Billings Pond

Adapt.: A. C. Smyth

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

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30.
Bona Morekolodi o a Swa

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: George Careless

Other versions of this song:
Behold the Great Redeemer Die

34.
Oo Modimo, Rara wa Bosakhutleng

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Felix Mendelssohn

Other versions of this song:
O God, the Eternal Father

36.
A Tlhalefo e Kgolo jang le lorato

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: Thomas McIntyre

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

38.
Jesu A tsalwa ka Ingotlo

Words: Parley P. Pratt

Music: Giacomo Meyerbeer; English Chorister

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

40.
Modimo, Rara wa Rona, Re utlwe fare Rapela

Words: Annie Pinnock Malin

Music: Louis M. Gottschalk

Adapt.: Edwin P. Parker

Other versions of this song:
God, Our Father, Hear Us Pray

42.
Ke Erne ke Maketse

Words: Charles H. Gabriel

Music: Charles H. Gabriel

Other versions of this song:
I Stand All Amazed

46.
Go Na Le Thaba Kwa Kgakala

Words: Cecil Frances Alexander

Music: John H. Gower

Other versions of this song:
There Is a Green Hill Far Away

48.
Retia opela tlhaga ka ina la Jesu

Words: Richard Alldridge

Music: Joseph Coslett

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

50.
Ka Baingotlo Mmoloki wa rona

Words: Mabel Jones Gabbott

Music: Rowland H. Prichard

Other versions of this song:
In Humility, Our Savior

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54.
Mowa wa Modimo

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: English melody

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

58.
Godimo ga Thaba

Words: Joel H. Johnson

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

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

60.
Oo Bua, Nnete ke Eng?

Words: John Jaques

Music: Ellen Knowles Melling

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

62.
Jaanong A re Ipeleng

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Henry Tucker

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

66.
Dira Bonnete

Words: Anon.

Music: George Kiallmark Sr.

Other versions of this song:
Do What Is Right

70.
Re Leboga, O Modimo, ka Moporofeti

Words: William Fowler

Music: Caroline E. Sheridan Norton

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

74.
Kea Itse Gore Morekolodi wa me oa tshela

Words: Samuel Medley

Music: Lewis D. Edwards

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

78.
Modimo Abe Nao Go Fitlha re Kopana

Words: Jeremiah E. Rankin

Music: William G. Tomer

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

82.
Oo Rara Wame

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: James McGranahan

Other versions of this song:
O My Father

Dipolelwana tse di Kgethegileng (Return to top)
86.
Lorato ko Gae

Words: John Hugh McNaughton

Music: John Hugh McNaughton

Other versions of this song:
Love at Home

90.
Ke tla Ya Kwa O Batlang ke ya

Words: Mary Brown

Music: Carrie E. Rounsefell

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

94.
A O Akantse Thapelo?

Words: Mary A. Pepper Kidder

Music: William O. Perkins

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

98.
Pako go Monna

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Scottish folk song

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

102.
Kgakala, Leboeng la Judia

Words: John Menzies Macfarlane

Music: John Menzies Macfarlane

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

104.
Bosigo jwa tidimalo

Words: Joseph Mohr

Music: Franz Gruber

Other versions of this song:
Silent Night

106.
Keresete Morena O Tsogile ka jeno

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: Lyra Davidica, 1708; Henry Carey

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

108.
O Tsogile!

Words: Cecil Frances Alexander

Music: Joachim Neander

Other versions of this song:
He Is Risen!

Dipina Tsa Bana (Return to top)
112.
Ke Ngwana wa Modimo

Words: Naomi W. Randall

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

Other versions of this song:
I Am a Child of God

114.
Kea Itse Rara wa me oa tshela

Words: Reid N. Nibley

Music: Reid N. Nibley

Other versions of this song:
I Know My Father Lives

116.
Ke akanya fake bala naane ee monate

Words: Jemima Luke

Music: Leah Ashton Lloyd

Other versions of this song:
I Think When I Read That Sweet Story

118.
Kea go Leboga Rara

Words: Anon.

Music: George Careless

Other versions of this song:
I Thank Thee, Dear Father

120.
Morena o nneile tempele

Words: Donnell Hunter

Music: Darwin Wolford

Other versions of this song:
The Lord Gave Me a Temple

121.
Molemo o Simolola ka Nna

Words: Clara W. McMaster

Music: Clara W. McMaster

Other versions of this song:
Kindness Begins with Me

124.
Leka go dira tshiamo

Words: George L. Taylor

Music: William B. Bradbury

Arr.: A. C. Smyth

Other versions of this song:
Dare to Do Right

125.
Dipapetla tsa Gauta

Words: Rose Thomas Graham

Music: J. Spencer Cornwall

Other versions of this song:
The Golden Plates

128.
Nthute go tsamaya mo seding

Words: Clara W. McMaster

Music: Clara W. McMaster

Other versions of this song:
Teach Me to Walk in the Light

130.
Thapelo ya Lelwapa

Words: DeVota Mifflin Peterson

Music: DeVota Mifflin Peterson

Other versions of this song:
Family Prayer