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 - sometimes in a limited setting.
Many of these hymns are old / traditional - but where possible a variety of styles and genres are included.
ReadingsFirst: Ezekiel - The prophet explains that God will hold him responsible for failing to pass on information from God.
Psalm 94 - O that today you would listen to his voice, harden not your heart / Come ring out our joy to the Lord / Come in and let us bow and bend low .
Second: Romans 12 - All the commandments are summed up in a single command: You must love your neighbour as yourself ... love is the answer to every one of the commandments.
Gospel: Matthew 18 - Jesus outlines a process for resolving conflicts in the community - approaching the offender first and then the elders. ... "Where two or three meet in my name, I am there."
ThemesChrist's on-going presence in the world. Relationships. Reconcilliation. Love. Being faithful to God's word.
HymnsA New Commandment
Beloved Let us Love
Christ is Made the Sure Foundation
Come You Sinners Poor and Needy
Dear Lord and Father of Mankind
God is Love, His the Care
How can I Keep from Singing
I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say
In Christ there is no East or West
Joyful Joyful we Adore Thee
Love Divine all Loves Excelling
Love the Lord your God
O Come and Sing to God The Lord
Psalm 94 - Music for Mass setting
Rejoice the Lord is King
Soul of my Saviour
Those who Love and Those who Labour
What Wondrous Love
Suggestions about hymns that could be included are welcome: please leave a comment below.