A selection of articles related to hymns.
Original articles from our library related to the Hymns. See Table of Contents for further available material (downloadable resources) on Hymns.
- An Overview of Gospel Music
- Gospels refer to the first four books of the Bible’s New Testament. These hymns became integral part of worship services of “Protestants”.
>> Poetry & Fable
- Black Gospel Music
- Black Gospel music is also known as Urban Contemporary Gospel music. Its roots were the Negro spiritual songs that were sang by the African slaves while tilling the rich cotton fields of their white Southern masters in the early 18th century.
>> Poetry & Fable
- The Concept of Sarasvati
- In my young age, on every occasion of the Sarasvati-Puja, I used to wonder how the goddess Sarasvati came to be associated with learning. There is no story of her birth as in case of Lakshmi and Parvati, for example. Therefore, the period of her appearing as...
Deities & Heros >> Indic
- Indian History Rewritten
- The Indian civilisation, considered to be the product of clash and subsequent inter mixture of the white-skinned civilised invaders and the dark savages native to India, has been rightly questioned in recent years, and the mischievously fabricated history of...
History & Anthropology >> Indic / Vedic
- Psychic Protection - Barriers
- Introduction: The countermeasures given in these short articles are extremely basic. They only contain the bare bones of what is necessary to use them. To understand the principles behind these countermeasures, please get a copy of 'Practical Psychic Self-Defe...
Psychic Abilities >> Psychic Protection
Hymns is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Hymns books and related discussion.
Suggested Pdf Resources
- English Hymns Cross-Reference Chart
- English Hymns Cross-Reference Chart. English. EN Spanish.
- Olney Hymns
- Feb 15, 1979 About Olney Hymns by John Newton. Olney Hymns. Title: •Conversion of the scripture index from page numbers to hymn numbers.
- Creation Centered Hymns All Creatures of Our God and King
- Creation Centered Hymns. All Creatures of Our God and King: Written by St. Francis of Assisi c.
- Hymns That Last
- Everybody's Favorites: Hymns That Last. Based on a survey of 28 mainline Protestant hymnals, from the late 1800s through the 20th century.
Suggested News Resources
- Opinion: There is power in the 'blood' hymns
- We finally concluded that most everyone has seen movies like O Brother, Where Art Thou and, fairly or unfairly, generally associates being Baptist with the singing of the good old hymns.
- Welsh hymn-singing honors traditions
- A Welsh hymn-singing festival, known as a gymanfa ganu in Welsh, will be held at 2:30 pm Sunday, Aug. 28, at the 150-year-old Peniel Chapel, located on County Trunk FF between Rosendale and Oshkosh.
- The Star-Spangled Bummer
- A few of the poems had been saved, and that fall Richard Grant White published them — good and bad — in the book “National Hymns: How They Are Written and How They Are Not Written, A Lyric and National Study for the Times.
- Hymns and Songs of Praise
- Hymns and Songs of Praise is free, although an freewill offering to cover expenses will be collected. Hymns and Songs of Praise on Saturday August 27 is a celebration of the Christian tradition of hymn singing.
Suggested Web Resources
- Hymnal.Net: Christian Hymns & Spiritual Songs
- Christian hymns and spiritual songs, classic hymns, new songs, new tunes, children songs, scripture songs, etc.
- HymnSite.com--Christian Online Music
- Free, searchable collection of hundreds of hymn texts and MIDI files, Lectionary resources, Psalter, HymnStore, and more.
- Hymns and Spiritual Songs - Main
- A directory of hymns and spiritual songs enjoyed by believers meeting in the local churches.