Hymn of the Day - Advent to Epiphany

Jan 05 Where is this stupendous stranger? – Robert Canham

Where is this stupendous stranger? Christopher Smart (1722-1771) Public Domain Tune: OTTERY ST MARY, Henry George Ley (1887-1962) © SPCK Publishing, 36 Causton Street, LONDON SW1P 4ST Robert Canham 1   Where is this stupendous stranger?      Prophets, shepherds, kings advise:      lead me to my Master’s manger,      show me where my Saviour lies. 2   O most mighty, O most …

Hymn of the Day - Advent to Epiphany

Jan 04 In the bleak midwinter – Kelly Frieze

In The Bleak Midwinter Christina Rossetti (1830-1894) Public Domain Tune: CRANHAM, Gustav Theodore Holst (1874-1934) Public Domain Kelly Frieze In the bleak mid-winter Frosty wind made moan, Earth stood hard as iron, Water like a stone; Snow had fallen, snow on snow, Snow on snow, In the bleak mid-winter Long ago. Our God, Heaven cannot hold Him Nor earth sustain; …

Hymn of the Day - Advent to Epiphany

Jan 03 What child is this? – Gordon Giles

What child is this? William Chatterton Dix (1837-98) Public Domain Tune: GREENSLEEVES, Anonymous Public Domain Gordon Giles What child is this, who, laid to rest    On Mary’s lap is sleeping? Whom angels greet with anthems sweet,    While shepherds watch are keeping? This, this is Christ the King,    Whom shepherds worship and angels sing: Haste, haste to bring …

Hymn of the Day - Advent to Epiphany

Jan 02 Look at the stars – Peter Haskins

Look at the stars Words and music by Pete Haskins © Pete Haskins Peter Haskins If you’re feeling lost and you’re all alone, And you wonder, does anyone care? Then raise your eyes; look at the skies In the cool, clear evening air, In the cool, clear evening air. Then behold the stars in the heavens on high. While they …

Hymn of the Day - Advent to Epiphany

Jan 01 Amazing Grace – Marylynn Rouse

Amazing Grace! (how sweet the sound) John Newton (1725-1807) Public Domain Olney Hymns, Book 1, Hymn 41 Tune: AMAZING GRACE, Southern Harmony, Public Domain Marylynn Rouse St Peter & St Paul Olney Parish Church Amazing grace!  (how sweet the sound) That saved a wretch like me! I once was lost, but now am found, Was blind, but now I see. …