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Great Songs of the Church (Revised)

Chair and General Editor: Forrest M. McCann
Music Editor: Jack Boyd
Publisher: Abilene Christian University Press, Abilene, 1986
Denomination: Churches of Christ
Language: English
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210O Come, all ye faithfulDESTE FIDELES
211Brightest and best of the sons of the morningMORNING STAR
212Night with ebon pinionEBON PINION
213Tis midnight and on Olive's browOLIVE'S BROW
215Alas! and did my Savior bleed?HUDSON
216Ride on! ride on in majesty!WINCHESTER, NEW
217There is a fountain filled with bloodCLEANSING FOUNTAIN
218Go to dark GethsemaneARFON
219When my love to Christ grows weakALBERTSON
221O sacred head, now woundedPASSION CHORALE
222Ah, holy Jesus, how hast Thou offendedHERZLIEBSTER JESU
224Come, brethren, follow where our Savior trodCRUCIFER
225What wondrous love is thisWONDROUS LOVE
226There is a green hill far awayMEDITATION
228Were you there when they crucified my Lord?WERE YOU THERE
229Beneath the cross of JesusST. CHRISTOPHER
230I stand amazed in the presenceMY SAVIOR'S LOVE
231King of my life I crown Thee nowLEAD ME TO CALVARY
232Oh, how He loves you and meKAISER
233When I survey the wondrous crossHAMBURG
235Christ, the Lord is ris'n todayEASTER HYMN
236Hail the day that sees Him riseLLANFAIR
237Christ Jesus lay in death's strong bandsCHRIST LAG IN TODESBANDEN
238The strife is o'er, the battle doneVICTORY
240Thine is the glory, Risen conqu'ring SonJUDAS MACCABEUS
242The day of resurrection!LANCASHIRE
243Now, the green blade riseth from the buried grainFRENCH CAROL
244Alleluia! Alleluia!ANTILUTRON
245Low in the grave He layCHRIST AROSE
246Alleluia, AlleluiaO FILII ET FILIAE
247Christ the Lord is risen againCHRIST IST ERSTANDEN
249Sing with the sons of gloryHYMN TO JOY
250All hail the pow'r of Jesus' name!CORONATION
251All hail the pow'r of Jesus' name!
252Look, ye saints! the sight is gloriousBRYN CALFARIA
253Alleluia! sing to JesusHYFRYDOL
255Crown Him with many crownsDIADEMATA
256Joy to the world, the Lord is come!ANCIOCH
257The head that once was crowned with thorns is crowned with glory nowST. MAGNUS
259Lead on, O King EternalLANCASHIRE
260Majestic sweetness sits enthronedMANOAH
261Jesus shall reign where'er the sunDUKE STREET
262"I am the vine and ye are the branches:"AMPELOS
263Jesus, Thou joy of loving heartsMARYTON
264In loving kindness Jesus cameHE LIFTED ME
265Jesus, the very thought of TheeST. AGNES
267Love divine, all loves excellingBEECHER
268Years I spent in vanity and prideCALVARY
269Shall I crucify my SaviorTULLAR
270Thou art the Way: to Thee aloneSAWLEY
272Like a shepherd, tender, trueJESUS LEADS
273In vain in high and holy laysWONDERFUL LOVE
274In the hush of the early morningPROIOS
275Flee as a bird to your mountainIN DOMINO CONFIDO
276Jesus, lover of my soulABERYSTWYTH
277My Lord has garents so wondrous fineMONTREAT
278Jesus, lover of my soulMARTYN
279How sweet the Name of Jesus soundsST. PETER
281It may be at morn, when the day is awakingCHRIST RETURNETH
282The Lord will come and not be slowST. STEPHEN
283One day when heaven was filled with His praisesCHAPMAN
284The King shall come when morning dawnsCONSOLATION
286Wake, awake, for night is flyingWACHET AUF
288Lord Christ, when first Thou cam'st to menMIT FREUDEN ZART
289Lo! He comes with clouds descendingREGENT SQUARE
290O spread the tidings 'roundCOMFORTER
292Come, Holy Spirit, God and Lord!DAS NEUGEBORNE KINDELEIN
293Holy Spirit, Light divineMERCY
295Breathe on me, Breath of GodTRENTHAM
297Gracious Spirit, dwell with meREDHEAD NO. 76
298O Word of God incarnateMUNICH
299Give me the Bible, star of gladness gleamingGRAMMATA
301The statutes of the Lord are rightO HOW LOVE I THY LAW
302How shall the young secure their heartsNEANISKOI
303Sing them over again to meWORDS OF LIFE
304Ask ye what great thing I knowHENDON
305Tell me the story of JesusSTORY OF JESUS
307We have heard the joyful soundJESUS SAVES
308There's a wideness in God's mercyIN BABILONE
309I love to tell the storyHANKEY
311O soul, are you weary and troubled?LEMMEL
312Break Thou the bread of lifeBREAD OF LIFE
313Free from the law, O happy conditionONCE FOR ALL
314There is a balm in Gilead to make the wounded wholeBALM IN GILEAD
315I gave My life for theeKENOSIS
316God calling yet! Shall I not hear?FEDERAL STREET
317If you are tired of the load of your sinMcCONNELSVLLE
319Hear the sweet voice of Jesus sayONLY A STEP
320Hark! the gentle voice of Jesus fallethEVERETT
321Jesus is tenderly calling thee homeCALLING TODAY
322God is calling the prodigalORR
323Softly and tenderly, Jesus is callingTHOMPSON
324Sinners Jesus will receiveALBERTSON
326Bring Christ your broken lifeBROKEN LIFEText
327Come, ev'ry soul by sin oppressedSTOCKSTON
328I have a Savior, He's pleading in gloryINTERCESSION
329Come, ye sinners, poor and needyARISE
330Have you been to Jesus for the cleansing pow'r?WASHED IN THE BLOOD
331While Jesus whispers to you, Come, sinner come!HAMMARTOLOI
332Art thou weary, art thou languidSTEPHANOS

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