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Great Hymns of the Faith
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Various
Author(s) Various
Released 1968
Publisher Brentwood-Benson Music Publishing, Inc.
Songs 547


Great Hymns of the Faith is a red colored hymnal compiled and edited by John W. Peterson. The editorial commitee for the hymnal included Norman Johnson, Harold DeCou, Charles Van Horn, Rev. Charles Wickman, and Kenneth Osbeck. It contains five-hundred and thirty-eight hymns along with nine short choruses on the inside covers. It also contains a sixty selections from Scriptures in the back. In the back, it also contains an index of Authors, Composers, and sources, a Tune index, a Metrical index, a Topical index, and a General index. The hymns are listed according to subject. It was copyrighted by Brentwood-Benson Music Publishing, Inc. in 1968. It was distributed by Provident Music Group.

Description

Great Hymns of the Faith is a red colored hymnal that contains five-hundred and thirty-eight hymns along with nine short choruses on the inside covers. It also contains a sixty selections from Scriptures in the back. In the back, it also contains an index of Authors, Composers, and sources, a Tune index, a Metrical index, a Topical index, and a General index.

Production and release

It was copyrighted by Brentwood-Benson Music Publishing, Inc. in 1968. It was distributed by Provident Music Group.

Table of Contents

  1. Hymns of Worship
    • General
    • The Father
    • Christ
    • Lord's Day
    • Morning
    • Evening
    • Closing
  2. Jesus our Savior
    • His Advent
    • His Birth
    • His Earthly Ministry
    • His Triumphal Entry
    • His Suffering and Death
    • His Reserrection
    • His Ascension and Reign
    • His Return
  3. The Holy Spirit
  4. The Word of God
  5. The Church
    • General
    • Baptism
    • The Lord's Supper
  6. The Christian Experience
    • Songs of Salvation
    • Songs of Invitation
    • Songs of Assurance and Trust
    • Songs of Peace and Comfort
    • Songs of Guidance and Care
    • Songs of Aspiration
    • Songs of Prayer
    • Songs of Challenge
    • Songs of Commitment
    • Songs of Christian Warfare
    • Songs of Service
    • Songs of Praise and Testimony
    • Songs of Eternal Destiny
  7. Special Subjects
    • The New Year
    • Social Concern
    • Home and Family
    • Thanksgiving
    • The Nation
    • Installation fo a Pastor
  8. Service Music
  9. Selections from Scriptures
    • Responsive, Antiphonal, or Unison Readings
    • Title Index of Selections from Scripture
    • Subject Index of Selections from Scripture
    • Scriptural Index of Selections from Scripture
    • Suggested Scripture Passages for Unison Readings
  10. Indexes to the Hymnal
    • Index of Authors, Composers, and Sources
    • Tune Index
    • Metrical Index
    • Topical Index
    • General Index of Titles and First Lines

Hymn listing

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  1. Praise God, from Whom All Blessings Flow(Inside front cover flap)
  2. The Lord Is in His Holy Temple(Inside front cover flap)
  3. Glory Be to the Father(Inside front cover flap)
  4. O Worship the King
  5. Love Divine
  6. Sing Praise to God Who Reigns Above
  7. Praise Ye the Triune God!
  8. Begin, My Tongue, Some Heavenly Theme
  9. Come, Thou Almighty King
  10. Benediction(Inside back cover flap)
  11. The Lord Bless You and Keep You(Inside back cover flap)
  12. Twofold Amen(Inside back cover flap)
  13. Threefold Amen(Inside back cover flap)
  14. Sevenfold Amen(Inside back cover flap)
  15. May the Grace of Christ Our Savior(Inside back cover flap)

Credits

This hymnal was compiled and edited by John W. Peterson. The editorial commitee for the hymnal included Norman Johnson, Harold DeCou, Charles Van Horn, Rev. Charles Wickman, and Kenneth Osbeck.

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