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Aug 15, 2022


Six persons have been honored as Fellows of The Hymn Society in the United States and Canada for outstanding leadership and significant contributions in encouraging, promoting, and enlivening congregational song. The new Fellows were recognized on July 19 during the organization’s recent Annual Conference in Washington, D.C. This year’s conference, “Sing the World God Imagines,” […]

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Aug 09, 2022

Call for Sectionals – 2023 Conference

The 2023 Hymn Society Annual Conference will be the first conference in The Hymn Society’s 2nd century! After a wonderful centennial event in 2022, we turn our attention to the theme of “Land, Language, and Liberation” as we gather in Montréal, Québec, from July 16-19. At each conference we hold between 30 and 40 breakout sessions […]

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Our Latest Blogs

Oct 03, 2022

THANKFULNESS – Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost—Proper 23, Year C; Twenty-eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C (RC)

October 9, 2022 Revised Common Lectionary Jeremiah 29:1, 4-7 or 2 Kings 5:1-3, 7-15c Psalm 66:1-12 or Psalm 111 2 Timothy 2:8-15 Luke 17:11-19   Lectionary for Mass (RC) 2 Kings 5:14-17 Psalm 98:1, 2-3, 3-4 (see 2b) 2 Timothy 2:8-13 Luke 17:11-19 Day by day, week by week, my friend Kate is losing her […]

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Sep 26, 2022

INCREASE OUR FAITH – Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost—Proper 22, Year C; Twenty-seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C (RC)

October 2, 2022 Revised Common Lectionary Lamentations 1:1-6 or Habakkuk 1:1-4; 2:1-4 Lamentations 3:19-26 or Psalm 137 or Psalm 37:1-9 2 Timothy 1:1-14 Luke 17:5-10   Lectionary for Mass (RC) Habakkuk 1:2-3; 2:2-4 Psalm 95:1-2, 6-7, 8-9 (8) 2 Timothy 1:6-8, 13-14 Luke 17:5-10 Newscasts are sometimes hard to hear. There are so many unsettling […]

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