Old Tunes, New Texts

While I often write completely new hymns and worship songs, I recognize the deep need for new hymns sung to traditional hymn tunes.

The following new hymn texts are set to traditional tunes:

Blest are You, the Poor in Spirit (Hyfrydol; Other Worship Music #1)
Church is More than Just a Building (Hyfrydol; Other Worship Music #1)
Comfort, Comfort (Jesu, Joy of Our Desiring Chorale; Other Worship Music #1)
For the Weaving of Our Lives (Dix; Other Worship Music #1)
God Abundant, God of Wonder (The Battle Hymn of the Republic; Justice Music)
God is Known (Nettleton; Church Season Music)
God Speaks Today (Ar Hyd Y Nos; Other Worship Music #1)
Holy Dreamer, Joyful Healer (Hymn to Joy; Other Worship Music #1)
In Sorrow We Remember (Bach Passion Chorale; available on All Scores page)
The Kin-dom of God is the Queerest of Nations (Kremser; LGBTQIA+ Music #1)
Little Baby, Soon to Join Us (Hyfrydol; Other Songs)
Persistent Love, Enduring Hope (Amazing Grace; Other Worship Music #2)
Rebuilding Starts with Weeping (Bach Passion Chorale; Justice Music)
Sing the World that God Imagines (Hymn to Joy; Other Worship Music #2)
We Are Gathered (Nettleton; Other Worship Music #2)
We Belong to One Another (Nettleton; Other Worship Music #2)
Within God's Great Economy (Ellacombe; Other Worship Music #2)

If there is a particular hymn tune for which you would like a new text, please contact me: amanda@amandaudiskessler.com.