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Contents

German Chorales and American Songs and Solos:
Contrasting Chapters in Welsh Congregational Hymn-singing
by E. Wyn James

Further Reading

Broken Hopes, New Dreams by Jan Berry

Introduction
Reflecting on healing
Healing as part of human experience
Hymns embodied
Conclusion: bringing it all together
Bibliography

Destroying a Special Musical Genre by Marc Rochester

Two Little Eyes by Brian West

Reviews

Sing!, Keith and Kristyn Getty
British Methodist Hymnody – Theology, Heritage and Experience, Martin V. Clarke

Letters

by Christopher Idle
by Brian West

Contributors

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Reflections on the Conference of The Hymn Society of Great Britain and Ireland in Carmarthen 2017 by Colin Ferguson

Hymns and the Five-Hundredth Anniversary of the Reformation in 1517

Martin Leckebusch
Alan Gaunt
Janet Wooton

‘Duty and Delight’: Reflections on Aspects of the Ministry of Erik Routley, 1917-82

Anniversaries

Reviews

Hymns of Hope and Healing
Singing the Sacred Volume 1
Singing the Sacred Volume 2

Letters

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Hymn Society Conference 2014, Cirencester by Elizabeth Cosnett

Conference Hymn Festival Commentary, Charlton Kings, July 2014 by Marjorie Dobson

Honorary Vice President

On choosing the right tune to parody by John Hartley

The challenge of the worship song: Keith Getty and Stuart Townend by John Crothers

Finding the right voice: glimpses of poetic imagery in the hymn tune by Joan Thackray

The bridge between Christmas and Easter: Candlemas and its hymns by Kay Griffiths

Anniversaries

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Anniversary Conference John Hartley

Waltham Abbey Festival of Hymns Gillian Warson

1. Awake my soul and with the sun
2. Jesus in the new dawn
3. O Worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness
4. God the weaver
5. The Kingdom of God is justice and joy
6. Now as a lamp to guide my footsteps
7. Wisdom far beyond our knowledge
8. Everything changes but God changes not
9. All saints? How can it be?
10. Who would true valour see
11. When Miriam’s daughters rise and sing
12. For All the saints who from their labours rest

The 1611 Bible and the English Hymn J R Watson

1. Justifying hymn writing
2. Paraphrasing
3. Intensifying
4. Preaching

The Psalms as a Reflection of Identity: Perspectives from South Africa and Scotland Elsabé Kloppers

Childhood memories
A shared identity and mysterious levels of solidarity
A New Versification of the Metrical Psalms in Afrikaans
The Scottish tradition of metrical psalms
A broader context

2012 Anniversaries of Hymn Writers and Composers

Review

Never Let The Songs End: New Hymns To Inspire and Uplift

Letter

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