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New resources from Church of England

As promised here are the bits and bobs that have recently come through from National Church Institutions:

First, some prayers:
Prayer for VJ Day
WW1resourcesEdith Cavell… 205 more words

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panting for heaven

The sacred harp is your voice.

When there were no instruments or skilled vocalists or ready musicians
to accompany our voices in songs of praise, which happened often enough… 842 more words

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Faith, History and Music: Introducing the History of Christianity through Songs and Hymns

Three of my big obsessions in life are faith, history and music.  However, it’s remarkably rare that I’ve had the opportunity to bring all three together in one place (the one notable exception being the series of articles I wrote with Peter Webster on change in music for worship in the post-war period a few years back).   3,450 more words

Journey With God

All Things Bright and Beautiful

Something to listen to while you read. Sheet music available at Augsburg Fortress.



How did you learn the alphabet?

Like most kids, you probably learned your letters by singing the alphabet song. 452 more words

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'Come and Sing' Event Held at St Fin Barre's Cathedral, Cork to Introduce New Hymn Book Supplement

“Thanks & Praise”, a new supplement to the Church Hymnal containing 227 hymns and songs for use during worship, is being published next September.

An informal ‘Come and Sing’ event was held in Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork on Monday 8th June which was an opportunity to hear and sing some of the contents, to find out about the size and feel of the book, and to ask questions.     197 more words

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Wait, was I supposed to be singing???

This week’s submission for the eNewsletter of St. Mary’s Episcopal Church

Chances are the answer is an enthusiastic “Yes!”

Our liturgy/worship at St. Mary’s and in the Episcopal/Anglican tradition is quite participatory. 380 more words

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