Most are free-to-use, meaning the words can be copied and sung to at least one tune with no concerns about copyright or performance licensing - sometimes in a limited setting. Many of these hymns are old/traditional - but where possible a variety of styles and genres are included.
A small selection of hymns that are still subject to copyright may also be included, if they are particularly relevant
lectionary art for this Sunday for suggested pictures and art-works based on today's readings.
Psalm: 29 - I will praise you Lord, you have rescued me / Sing psalms to the Lord / The Lord listened and had pity
Second: Galatians - Paul tells about how God chose him to preach the good news.
Gospel: Luke - Jesus raises a widow's son from the dead at Nain
ThemesHealing. Praise. Jesus as the new Elijah. Jesus restores life to us, through conversion.
Free-use suggested hymns and songsAll Creatures of our God and King
Be Still and Know
God is Love, His the Care
I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say
My Soul is Filled with Joy (not verse 2)
Now Thank we all Our God
O How Good is the Lord
Psalm 29 - Music for Mass setting
There's a Wideness in God's Mercy
Thou Whose Almighty Word
We Walk by Faith
Your Hand, O Lord, in Days of Old (also known as Thine Arm, O Lord, in Days of Old)
Suggested hymns and songs which may still be copyrightI am the Bread of Life - Toolan
Lay Your Hands - Landry
Our Shelter and our Help - Inwood
We Cannot Measure How you Heal - Bell
Suggestions about hymns that could be included are welcome: leave a message in the Comments box at the bottom of the page