With so many hymns available selecting those for major life events can sometimes be daunting. Below is a selection of popular hymns which may help to start this process.
Hymns for Weddings
Alleluia! sing to Jesus All things bright and beautiful All people that on earth do dwell Amazing grace At the name of Jesus Bind us together Colours of day (Light up the fire) Come down O love divine Dear Lord and Father of mankind Father hear the prayer we offer Father I place into your hands For the beauty of the earth Give me joy in my heart (Sing hosanna) Great is thy faithfulness Guide me O thou great Redeemer Immortal invisible
I vow to thee my country I watch the sunrise light up the sky Jerusalem Lead us heavenly Father Lord for the years Lord Jesus Christ, you have come to us Lord of all hopefulness Lord of the dance Lord the light of your love is shining Love divine all love excelling Make me a channel of your peace
Morning has broken My song is love unknown Now thank we all our God O for a heart to praise my God O Jesus I have promised O Lord my God (How great thou art)
One more step along the world I go O perfect Love O praise ye the Lord O Worship the King Praise, my soul Praise to the Lord, the almighty Tell out my soul the greatness of the Lord The King of love my shepherd is The Lord's my shepherd To God be the glory
Hymns for Funerals
Abide with me Alleluia sing to Jesus All things bright and beautiful All to Jesus I surrender Amazing grace Be thou my vision Blessed assurance Blest are the pure in heart Dear Lord and father of mankind Going home Great is thy faithfulness Guide me O thou great Redeemer How sweet the name of Jesus sounds I heard the voice of Jesus say In heavenly love abiding Kum Be Yah Lead us heavenly Father lead us Lord of all hopefulness O God, our help in ages past O Jesus I have promised O love that will not let me go O strength and stay -New English Hymnal Make me a channel of you peace Praise my soul the king of heaven Saviour again to thy dear name we raise Shall we gather at the river Softly and tenderly The day thou gavest, Lord, is ended The king of love my shepherd is The Lord's my shepherd The old rugged cross There is a Redeemer What a friend we have in Jesus When I survey the wondrous cross Will your anchor hold?