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Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.)

#TextTuneText InfoTune InfoTextScorePage ScanAudio
245There’s a spirit in the airLAUDSText
246You came to interpret and teach us effectivelyBLOW THE WIND SOUTHERLYText
247Father of mercies, in your wordSOUTHWELL (IRONS)TextPage Scan
248God has spoken - by his prophetsEBENEZERTextPage Scan
249How sure the Scriptures are!CROFT'S 136thText
250aLord, make your word my ruleBEWELEYText
250bLord, make your word my ruleIBSTONEText
251aLord your word shall guide usRAVENSHAW
251bLord your word shall guide usCHESTERTONText
252aPowerful in making us wise to salvationLIVING WORD
252bPowerful in making us wise to salvationYVONNE
252cPowerful in making us wise to salvationO QUANTA QUALIA
253Speak, Lord, in the stillnessQUIETUDE
254The heavens declare your glory, Lord!CHURCH TRIUMPHANTTextPage Scan
255aThanks to God whose word was spokenPORCHESTERText
255bThanks to God whose word was spokenST. HELENText
256Christ be the Lord of all our daysGATESCARTHText
257Father, let us dedicateDEDICATIONPage Scan
258For your mercy and your graceCULBACH
259Lord of our growing yearsLITTLE CORNARD
260Great is your faithfulness, O God my FatherGREAT IS THY FAITHFULNESSText
261aLord of the changing yearGOLDINGTONText
261bLord of the changing yearLITTLE CORNARDText
262aO Christ of all the ages, come!BOW BRICKHILLPage Scan
262bO Christ of all the ages, come!GONFALON ROYALPage Scan
263O Christ the same, through all our story’s pagesSALVATOR MUNDIText
264Awake, my soul, and with the sunMORNING HYMN
265Morning has broken like the first morningBUNESSAN
266Christ whose glory fills the skiesRATISBONTextPage Scan
267Lord, as I wake I turn to youDANIEL
268Lord, as the day beginsSAMUEL
269My Father, for another nightST. TIMOTHY
270New every morning is the loveMELCOMBETextPage Scan
271We share a new day’s dawn with ChristPACHELBEL
272aWelcome to another day!HARVEY
272bWelcome to another day!GWALCHMAI
273Almighty Lord, the holy OneMELITA
274Glory to you, my God, this nightTALLIS' CANON
275Hail, gladdening Light, of his pure glory pouredSEBASTE
276aBefore the ending of the dayTE LUCIS
276bBefore the ending of the daySOLOTHURN
277Light of gladness, Lord of gloryQUEM PASTORES LAUDAVERE
278Lighten our darkness now the day is endedCHRISTE SANCTORUM
279Round me falls the nightARNSTADT
280The day you gave us, Lord, is endedST. CLEMENT
281Saviour, again to your dear name we raiseELLERSTextPage Scan
282God whose farm is all creationSHIPSTON
283aEach little flower that opensALL THINGS BRIGHT AND BEAUTIFULText
283bEach little flower that opensROYAL OAKText
284Come, you thankful people, comeST GEORGE'S, WINDSOR
285Eternal Father, strong to saveMELITA
286For the fruits of his creationEAST ACKLAMText
287O Lord of heaven and earth and seaALMSGIVINGPage Scan
288Praise God for the harvest of farm and of fieldSTOWEYText
289Roar the waves, the waters praisingTRIUMPH
290The earth is yours, O GodROSSLEIGHText
291To you, O Lord, our hearts we raiseGOLDEN SHEAVESPage Scan
292We plough the fields, and scatterWIR PFLÜGENTextPage Scan
293God of mercy, God of graceHEATHLANDSText
294Jesus the Lord of love and lifeMARYTONText
295Eternal Father, Lord of lifeBISHOPGARTH
296Father on high to whom we prayST. MATTHIAS
297Lord Jesus Christ, invited guest and saviourO PERFECT LOVE
298aFor the beauty of the earthENGLAND'S LANEText
298bFor the beauty of the earthASHBURTONText
299Great God, we praise the mighty loveCORNWALL
300Happy the home that welcomes you, Lord JesusSTRENGTH AND STAYPage Scan
301His eyes will guide my footstepsPENLANPage Scan
302Jesus, Lord, we prayARNSTADT
303Jesus loves me! — this I knowJESUS LOVES METextPage Scan
304There’s a song for all the childrenIN MEMORIAMPage Scan
305Loving Shepherd of your sheepBUCKLANDTextPage Scan
306Forth in your name, O Lord, I goANGEL'S SONG
307Angel voices ever singingANGEL VOICES
308aCome to us, creative SpiritARTHOGText
308bCome to us, creative SpiritCREATIVE SPIRITText
309Jesus is the Lord of livingCOTTON WEAVER
310From you all skill and science flowBELMONT
311God is love — his the carePERSONENT HODIETextPage Scan
312Let creation bless the FatherRUSTINGTONPage Scan
313O God, who gives to humankindTALLIS' CANON
314aO Lord of every shining constellationPUTNEY
314bO Lord of every shining constellationHIGHWOOD
315At evening, when the sun had setANGELUS
316aLord Jesus, think of meST. PAUL'S
316bLord Jesus, think of meMEMENTO
316cLord Jesus, think of meSOUTHWELL (DAMON)
317When Jesus walked upon this earthTHURLEIGH
318We give God thanks for those who knewMELCOMBEText
319Heal me, hands of JesusSUTTON COMMON
320Creator of the earth and skiesIVYHATCH
321Christ is the world’s light, he and none otherCHRISTE SANCTORUM
322In Christ there is no east or westMcKEE
323Christ is the world’s true lightRINKARTPage Scan
324God of grace and God of gloryUNSER HERRSCHER
325God save and bless our nationROXETH
326God save our gracious QueenNATIONAL ANTHEM
327Here, Lord, we come to youWINGS OF JOY
328Lord, for the years your love has kept and guidedLORD OF THE YEARSText
329Judge eternal, throned in splendourRHUDDLAN

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