"Free-to-use" means 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.
Seasonal noteSince 2012, 17 August has featured on the liturgical Calendar as the Memorial of Our Lady of Knock. See Hymns for Our Lady of Knock for additional suggestions
Psalm 66 - Let all the peoples praise you O God / O God be gracious and bless us / Lets the nations be glad and exult / Let the peoples praise you O God.
Second: Romans 11 - Paul identifies himself as an apostle to the Gentiles, and makes it clear that all can receive God's mercy
ThemesUnity. God's love for all people of every country and race. Persistence. Faithfulness
HymnsAll Creatures of our God and King
Christ is made the Sure Foundation
God is Love His the Care
He's got the Whole World in His Hand
In Christ there is no East or West
Let all the World in Every Corner Sing
Let us with A Gladsome Mind
Love Divine all Loves Excelling
O Magnify the Lord with Me
Praise my Soul the King of Heaven (esp verse 3)
Psalm 66 - Music for Mass setting
There's a Wideness in God's Mercy
We Walk by Faith
Suggestions about hymns that could be included are welcome: please leave a comment below.