Hymns for Harvest Festival services

A selection of hymns and songs suitable for use at Harvest Festival services - either because they are specificallya bout harvest and the fruits of the earth, or because they are about general themes of thankfulness to god.

Most are free-to-use, ie public domain or copyright-free, meaning the words can be copied and sung to at least one tune with no concerns about copyright or performance licensing.

Aa small selection of hymns that are still copyright, but are especially suitable, are also included.




Suggested free-use hymns about harvest / fruits of the earth

All Creatures of our God and King

All Things Bright and Beautiful

Bountiful Harvest

Come Labor (Labour) On

Come ye Thankful People Come

Fair Waved the Golden Corn

Fields Of Gold Are Glowing

Fountain Of Mercy God Of Love

For the Beauty of the Earth

For the Fruit of all Creation

Full of Providential Love

Glad that I Live am I

God is Working His Purpose Out

God The Father Whose Creation

Good is the Lord the Hea'vnly King

God Who Made the Earth

Great is Thy Faithfulness

Great God As Seasons Disappear

Here we Come with Gladness



Holy is the Seed Time

I Sing the Mighty Power of God

In our Dear Lord's Garden

Let us Bring our Gifts to God

Lord of the Harvest it is Right and Meet

Lord of the Harvest Once Again

Now Sing we A Song for the Harvest

Now Thank We All our God

O God of Heaven and Earth and Sea

O Sing to the Lord Whose Bountiful Hand

Praise O Praise our God and King



Praise To God Immortal Praise

Sing to the Lord of Harvest

The Sower Went Forth Sowing

The Year Is Swiftly Waning

Thou Visitest the Earth With Showers

Thy Bounties Gracious Lord



To Thee O Lord Our Hearts We Raise

We Bless the Lord the Just the Good

We give Thee but Thine Own

We Plough the Fields and Scatter

We Praise thee God for Harvests Earned

We Thank thee Lord for this Fair Earth

We Thank thee Our Father

Yes, God is Good



Hymns that are or may still be copyright

All the Nations of the Earth - Cockett

Come, Sing a Song of Harvest - Pratt-Green

Fill your Hearts with Joy and Gladness - Dudley-Smith

For the Fruit of All Creation - Pratt Green

In the Earth a Small Seed is Hidden - White

Lord of the Boundless Curves of Space  - Bayley

Men Sow the Fields in Spring - Silke

Nourished by the Rainfall - Bell /  Badillo

Praise and Thanksgiving, Father, we Offer - Bayley

Praise God for the harvest of Farm and Field - Wren

Praise Our God Above - Price

The Earth is Yours, O God  - Sayward



Suggestions about hymns that could be included are welcome: leave a comment below.


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