HSGBI Archive – Bulletins

This section of the website contains links to the archive of the Hymn Society of Great Britain and Ireland's Bulletin, which are available to members only. This is an ongoing project with more volumes being digitized over the next couple of years.

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London Regional Day by John Webber

The People’s Song: On the centenary of Billy Graham’s birth on 7 November 1918 by Janet Wootton

A born evangelist
The ‘Greater London Crusade’
Return to London
Mission England – and Praise
The Impact of Mission Praise

The Hull Hymn Industry by John Henderson

The Sunday school music market
The Hull composers
H. E. Nichol
A.J. Jamouneau
A. E. Parcell
J. A. Meale

Vain Repetitions in Hymnody by Ian Sharp

The Poets Laureate as Hymn Writers by Ken Bowden


Richard Thomas Bewes OBE


The hymnal: a reading history
Psalms for the Common Era, Complete Psalter Anglican Edition

Letters to the editor

Tony Moodie
Christopher Idle
Adrian le Coq

Final Reflection – O Sole Mio by Brian West

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