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Hymnal Concordances

Thank you to all who responded to my request.
Here are some of the responses.


HYMNSEARCH- an incredibly complete set of indexes for the Pres. Hymnal.

a concordance of Baptist Hymnal 1975 by Allen Brown.

HymnQuest which lists all the majors hymns, tunes, subjects, biblical
references and first line tunes. And it tells you where to find it. It
is UK based

the Hymn Society

>From a search in the Library of Congress and NYPL catalogs:
Hough, Robbin R.
Concordance to hymn texts Lutheran book of worship / compiled by Robbin
R. Hough in consultation with Gordon A. Thorpe.
Minneapolis, Minn. (426 S. 5th St., Box 1209, Minneapolis 55440) :
Pub. House, c1985.555 p. ; 22 cm.

Klepper, Robert F.
A concordance of hymn themes in search of a song / by Robert F. Klepper.
United Church of Christ ed.
Bella Vista, Ark. : R.F. Klepper, c1985.
210 p. ; 24 cm.

Author Klepper, Robert F.
Title A concordance of The Hymnal 1982 : according to the use of the
Episcopal Church / compiled by Robert F. Klepper.
Imprint Metuchen, N.J. : Scarecrow Press, 1989.

Author Rigdon, Bob.
Title Concordance to church hymns : based on the hymnal, Songs of the
church / compiled and edited by Bob Rigdon.
Imprint Sylva (21B Josephine St., Sylva, NC 28779) : Institute for
Educational Religious Publications, c1993.

Author Baketel, Oliver S. (Oliver Sherman), 1849-1937.
Title Concordance to the Methodist hymnal, the official hymnal of the
Methodist Episcopal church and the Methodist Episcopal church, South,
with helpful indexes, by Oliver S. Baketel; with an introduction by
Bishop Daniel A. Goodsell.
Imprint New York, Eaton & Mains; Cincinnati, Jennings & Graham [1907]

Author Scott, Niel Courtice, 1870-
Title A concordance to the Methodist hymnal, by Courtice Scott ...
Imprint [Richmond, Va., Printed by the Guardian publishing company,

Author Haserodt, E. V.
Title Concordance to The Lutheran hymnal.
Imprint Saint Louis, Mo., Concordia Pub. House, [1956]

Author Klepper, Robert F.
Title Methodist hymnal concordance / compiled by Robert F. Klepper.
Imprint Metuchen, N.J. : Scarecrow Press, 1987.

the Cyber Hymnal, by all means take a look at it. The address is

Handbook for the Revised Common Lectionary, edited by Peter Bower. It
lists the Scriptures, and gives Anthem, Organ, and Hymn suggestions using
various sources.

"Hymnal Companion to Worship--3rd Edition." Worship shares
MANY hymns with the Presbyterian hymnal. The Companion has all sorts of
indices as well as great information on all the hymns, composers, and

The Seventh-day Adventist Church Hymnal has a scriptural text
listed for each hymn, as well as the hymn stanzas. These are
found in a section towards the rear of the hymnal. It is a
wonderful resource.
Robert F. Farr
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The Cantabile Singers of Boulder

on June 23, 2003 10:00pm
Please send me information of hymnal Concordances.
on April 9, 2007 10:00pm
I, Wm. S. Smith, am compiler of Hymnsearch: Indexes for The Presbyterian Hymnal [of 1990], new edition out spring 2007. 601-366-5994