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  • Amy Grant-- Be Still And Know...Hymns & Faith
    Amy Grant and Vince Gill partner on 'Be Still And Know...Hymns & Faith'
    Six-time GRAMMY® Award winner and multiple Dove Award winner Amy Grant has partnered with her country superstar husband, Vince Gill, for the release of "Be Still And Know...Hymns & Faith," set to debut April 14, 2015. Grant's...
  • Everett P. Williams, Jr.
    Organist Everett P. Williams to present evening of sacred music Sunday March 30
    Beloved local Washington organist and director of music Everett P. Williams, Jr. will be presented in a concert by the John Wesley AME Zion Church on Sunday, March 30 at4p.m. The program is free, but an offering will be taken to offset the...
  • 'Auld Lang Syne' song: Meaning of the words to New Year hymn explained
    'Auld Lang Syne' song: Meaning of the words to New Year hymn explained
    Intro: "Should old acquaintance be forgot, and never brought to mind?" New Year's Eve and other special occasions wouldn't be the same without having sung the these lyrics to "Auld Lang Syne." But although many people...
  • For All the Saints
    For All the Saints
    After this I looked, and there before me was a great multitude that no one could count, from every nation, tribe, people and language, standing before the throne and before the Lamb. They were wearing white robes and were holding palm branches in...
  • Jimmy Needham "The Hymn Sessions Vol. 1" CD cover
    Jimmy Needham talks about new album "The Hymn Sessions Vol. 1"
    Jimmy Needham knows what the phrase “by popular demand” means. After parting ways with his longtime label the 28-year-old Christian artist decided his next project, his sixth overall, would be a D.I.Y. affair produced by himself and...
  • Danny Sinacori
    Danny Sinacori returns to Sacramento
    Returning this week to Sacramento is musician Danny Sinacori. Singing, and playing keyboard in a variety of styles, including contemporary, Southern Gospel, and hymns, he inspires all ages, bringing a powerfully anointed message of encouragement...
  • 10 of Fanny Crosby’s Best Loved Hymns
    10 of Fanny Crosby’s Best Loved Hymns
    Writing over 8,000 hymns, Fanny Crosby (March 24, 1820 – February 12, 1915) is one of the most prolific hymn writers in history.Blind from the age of six weeks, Crosby said of her blindness, “It seemed intended by the blessed...
  • Patriotic Hymns for Memorial Day
    Patriotic Hymns for Memorial Day
    Memorial Day was originally known as “Decoration Day” as loved ones would place flowers on the graves of those fallen in military combat. In what may have been a spontaneous event towns planned and gathered to honor the war dead from...
  • Ten famous hymns and their meaning
    Ten famous hymns and their meaning
    Whether you are someone raised in the church, or a new attendee, you have probably heard the old hymns. What can be just as inspirational, is the meaning behind the song. Here are the backgrounds behind ten famous hymns.
  • 10 of the best-loved classic hymns
    10 of the best-loved classic hymns
    A hymn is a type of song specifically written for the praise or adoration of God. The word hymn derives from the Greek word hymnos which means a song of praise. Usually hymns are contained in a book called a hymnal.Hymns are modeled after the book...
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    The Hymns of Thanksgiving: All Things Bright and Beautiful
    The hymn All Things Bright and Beautiful is a traditional Thanksgiving hymn in many Christian churches. The words were written by Irish lyricist Cecil Alexander (1818-1895). Mrs. Alexander wrote over 400 hymns and poems.Alexander wrote this hymn...
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    I will sing the wondrous story
    Many churches don't sing hymns, much less sing from the hymnal anymore. The trend has come to sing worship songs or scripture songs with the words projected on a screen. These can be incredible times of worship.But there remains something...
  • Isaac Watts
    Isaac Watts, Hymn Writer
    English hymnwriter, theologian and logician Isaac Watts was born on July 17, 1674. He is credited with writing some 650 hymns including the words to the familiar “Joy to the World.” One of his most well known hymns still sung in...
  • Guy Penrod
    Guy Penrod making solo Opry debut on Veteran's Day
    Country and gospel singer Guy Penrod is scheduled to make his solo debut on the Grand Ole Opry on Veteran's Day, Friday, November 11, 2011.Penrod will perform his newest single "More Power to Ya," accompanied by musicians Jason...
  • Leigh Nash -- Hymns & Sacred Songs
    Leigh Nash to release Hymns & Sacred Songs Nov. 15
    The honeyed vocals of Nashville's Leigh Nash helped put Sixpence None the Richer on the musical map. Now just in time for Thanksgiving, Nash announces she is releasing her first solo project in five years, "Hymns & Sacred Songs"...
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