Lead, Kindly Light

First line: Lead, kindly light, amid th’encircling gloom / Lead kindly light, amid the encircling gloom / Lead, kindly Light, amid th’encircling gloom; Lead / Lead, kindly Light, amid th’ encircling gloom / Lead, kindly Light / Divina Luz, con esplendor benigno

Original language: English

Words: John Henry Newman
Music: John B. Dykes


These charts show the use of this song in English hymnbooks and other collections published by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. If a song appears in multiple editions of the same hymnbook, it is only counted once. [undetermined] means that tune information has not yet been entered in.

Tunes that have appeared with this song in English

Appearances of this song over time in English

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Lead, Kindly Light

, 97

Lead, Kindly Light

, no. 62

Arr.: Darwin Wolford

Lead, Kindly Light

, Jan 2013

Arr.: Katie Bastian

Contributor: Katie Bastian

Lead, Kindly Light

, Mar 2017

Artist: Danny Heslop

Arr.: Danny Heslop

Divina Luz (Spanish)

, Oct 2017

Artist: Fabiana Lauf

Arr.: Fabiana Lauf

Other Restoration-Based Denominations

Lead, Kindly Light

, 401

Lead, Kindly Light (October 2016)

, 2

Artist: The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square

Arr.: Mack Wilberg

Lead, Kindly Light

, 2

Artist: The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square

Arr.: Mack Wilberg

Lead, Kindly Light

, 3

Artist: The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square

Arr.: Mack Wilberg

Lead, Kindly Light

, 2

Artist: Combined choir from the Provo MTC

Arr.: Mack Wilberg

Lead, Kindly Light

, 2

Artist: The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square

Arr.: Mack Wilberg

Lead, Kindly Light

, 2

Artist: The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square

Arr.: Mack Wilberg

Lead, Kindly Light

, 4

Artist: Melchizedek Priesthood choir

Arr.: Mack Wilberg

Lead, Kindly Light

, 2

Artist: The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square; Unknown (flute); Unknown (oboe); Unknown (harp); Unknown (organ)

Arr.: Mack Wilberg

Lead, Kindly Light

, 2

Artist: The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square

Arr.: Mack Wilberg

Lead, Kindly Light

, 13

Artist: George Dyer; Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square

Lead, Kindly Light

, 7

Artist: The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square

Lead, Kindly Light

, 2

Artist: Combined men’s choir from BYU

Arr.: Mack Wilberg

Lead, Kindly Light

, 2

Artist: The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square

Lead, Kindly Light

, 20

Arr.: Michael F. Moody

Lead, Kindly Light

, 2

Artist: Combined men’s choir from BYU

Lead, Kindly Light

, 97

Lead, Kindly Light

, 97

Lead, Kindly Light

, 2

Artist: Congregation

Arr.: Robert Cundick

Lead, Kindly Light

, 8

Artist: The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square

Lead, Kindly Light

, 1

Artist: The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square

Lead, Kindly Light

, 4

Artist: The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square

Lead, Kindly Light

, 3

Artist: The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square

Lead Kindly Light

, 8

Artist: The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square

Lead Kindly Light

, 3

Artist: The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square

Lead Kindly Light

, 6

Artist: The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square

Lead, Kindly Light

, 112

Lead, Kindly Light (Women’s Voices)

, 366

Lead, Kindly Light

, 112

Lead, Kindly Light (Women’s Voices)

, 366

Lead, Kindly Light

, 112

Lead, Kindly Light (Women’s Voices)

, 366

Lead, Kindly Light

, 112

Lead, Kindly Light (Women’s Voices)

, 366

Lead, Kindly Light

, 97

Lead, Kindly Light

, 366

Lead, Kindly Light

, 12

Arr.: B. Cecil Gates

Lead, Kindly Light

, 12

Arr.: B. Cecil Gates

Lead, Kindly Light

, 12

Arr.: B. Cecil Gates

Lead, Kindly Light

, 12

Arr.: B. Cecil Gates

Lead, Kindly Light

, 220

Lead, Kindly Light

, 220

Lead, Kindly Light

, 220

Lead, Kindly Light

, 220

Lead, Kindly Light

, 220

Other Restoration-Based Denominations

Lead, kindly Light, amid the encircling gloom

, 363

Other Restoration-Based Denominations

Lead, kindly Light, amid the encircling gloom

, 363

Other Restoration-Based Denominations

Lead, kindly Light, amid the encircling gloom

, 363

Other Restoration-Based Denominations

Lead Kindly Light

, 303

Other Christian Denominations

Lead, kindly Light, amid th’encircling gloom

, 433

Other Christian Denominations

Lead, Kindly Light

, 233

Other Christian Denominations

Lead, Kindly Light

, 277

Other Christian Denominations

Lead, kindly Light, amid the encircling gloom

, 523a

Other Restoration-Based Denominations

Lead, Kindly Light

, 296

Other Restoration-Based Denominations

Lead, Kindly Light

, 296

Other Restoration-Based Denominations

Lead Kindly Light

, 303

Other Restoration-Based Denominations

Lead, kindly Light, amid th’ encircling gloom

, 50

Other Christian Denominations

Lead, Kindly Light

, 238

Other Restoration-Based Denominations

Lead, kindly Light, amid th’ encircling gloom

, 265

Other Restoration-Based Denominations

Lead, kindly Light, amid th’ encircling gloom

, 265

Other Restoration-Based Denominations

Lead, kindly Light, amid th’ encircling gloom

, 265

Lead, Kindly Light

, 3

Artist: Ogden Tabernacle Choir

Lead, kindly light

, 2

Artist: Brother Neilsen; Brother Christensen; Brother Plumeyer; Brother Holdaway

Lead, Kindly Light

, 2

Artist: Amelia Margetts

Lead Kindly Light

, 3

Artist: Sister Larson; Sister Owen; Sister Jones; Sister Jorgensen

Unofficial or Local Publications

Lead Kindly Light

, 33