Stories of our Mormon hymns
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Stories of our Mormon hymns by J. Spencer Cornwall

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Published by Deseret Book Co .
Written in English


  • History and criticism,
  • Hymns, English,
  • Mormon Church

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8112032M
ISBN 100877472459
ISBN 109780877472452

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Stories of Our Mormon Hymns book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Music is the handmaiden of religion. Since the days of Martin /5. By and large, it substantially improves upon its predecessors, George Pyper's Stories of LDS Hymns () and Spencer Cornwall's Stories of Our Mormon Hymns (). It is more attractively designed, better researched, and more comprehensive than those books. If you enjoy the hymns of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, then you will enjoy Our Latter-day Hymns: The Stories and the Messages. In this volume you will find the stories of all the hymns in the LDS hymnbook, so far as those stories are known.5/5(3). Stories of our Mormon hymns.. [J Spencer Cornwall] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Stories of our Mormon hymns. Salt Lake City, Utah, Deseret Book Co., (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: J Spencer Cornwall.

And there are some fascinating stories behind some of the hymns, both classics that are familiar to any Christian and songs unique to the LDS church. This book also lists trivia such as songs that were once in the hymnbook but have been removed, books new to the latest edition of the hymnbook, and songs that have changed titles somewhere along /5(39). COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle . Pre-Owned LDS HYMNS. Has previous owners name as noted. No other markings noted. Pre-owned "Our Latter-Day Hymns, the Stories and the Messages." Written by Karen Lynn Davidson. Book is clean with no Rating: % positive. Welcome to LDS Hymns where we have compiled lyrics, history, audio downloads, sheet music (standard from Hymnal and Hymns Made Easy), and Mormon Tabernacle performances of every LDS hymn in the church hymnbook. We have created this as a free resource for members of the church to use for family home evening, talks, or just to listen to your.

Buy Stories of our Mormon hymns. by J. Spencer Cornwall online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $   For years the Mormon Tabernacle Choir’s blog has covered the history of many of our beloved hymns, including hymns that may not have been in past or current Church hymnals. With the announcement of plans for an upcoming new hymnbook, it seems appropriate to compile all of our hymn history blog posts into one.   —(Stories of Our Mormon Hymns, J. Spencer Cornwall) After some five to ten years passed, a Mormon elder by the name of William Fowler penned a hymn of praise, which only needed a rousing tune. Ironically enough, Fowler found Norton’s funeral march and adapted it for his hymn, creating the hymn we know and love today, “We Thank Thee, O God. In Dr. John Rippon published A Selection of Hymns from the Best Authors as a supplement to Isaac Watts’ classic Psalms and Hymns. The book was an immense success. “The remarkable feature of the book,” writes Louis Benson, “is the great number of original hymns secured by him and there first printed.”.