Canticles: The Song of Zechariah

You Have Come to Your People (pg. 1013)

Performance Notes:

  • For performance notes on this song, see page 1092 of Psalms for All Seasons: A Complete Psalter for Worship.

Other Resources:

  • Visit hymnary.org for more information on this song and additional resources.

Copyright Information:

  • Words: Luke 1:68-79 © 1988 English Language Liturgical Consultation (ELLC)
  • Music: Byzantine chant; arr. John A. Melloh, S. M. © 1979 GIA Publications, Inc.
  • Reprint Information:

In the Tender Compassion of Our God (pg. 1014)

Performance Notes:

  • For performance notes on this song, see page 1092 of Psalms for All Seasons: A Complete Psalter for Worship.

Other Resources:

  • Visit hymnary.org for more information on this song and additional resources.

Copyright Information:

  • Words: Luke 1:68-79
  • Music: Mark Mummert © 2004, 2006 Augsburg Fortress Publishers
  • Reprint Information:

Our God and Father Bless (pg. 1016)

Other Resources:

  • Visit hymnary.org for more information on this song and additional resources.

Copyright Information:

  • Words: Timothy Dudley-Smith (b. 1926) © 1988 Hope Publishing Company
  • Music (PELAW WOOD 6.6.8.8.8.6): David Lee © 1991, 2011 David Lee
  • Reprint Information:

Blessed Be the God of Israel (pg. 1032)

Performance Notes:

Other Resources:

  • Visit hymnary.org for more information on this song and additional resources.
  • The following are alternative accompaniments for this tune, FOREST GREEN.

Alternative Harmonization for Organ and Descant Resources:

  • Archer, Malcolm. After the Last Verse. Kevin Mayhew ISBN 0 86209 502 6 [1995]
  • Burkhardt, Michael. Easy Hymn Settings Christmas. Morningstar MSM-10-115 [1992]
  • Busarow, Donald. All Praise to You, Eternal God. Augsburg 11-9076 [1980]
  • Copes, V. Earle. Hymn Intonations Preludes & Free Harmonizations. Vol II Selah 160-722 [1991]
  • Eggert, John. Creative Hymn Accompaniments for Organ. vol. 2 CPH97-6851 [2000]
  • Hancock, Gerre. Organ Improvisations for Hymn Singing. Hinshaw HMO-100 [1975]
  • Rawsthorne, Noel. 200 Last Verses. Kevin Mayhew ISBN 0 86209 189 6 [1991]
  • Winn, Cyril. 41 Descants to Familiar Hymn Tunes. Oxford [1961]

Alternative Harmonization for Piano:

  • Hopson, Hal H. The Creative Use of the Piano in Worship. Hope 8392 [2008]
  • Wold, Wayne L. Let It Rip! At the Piano vol. 2 Augsburg ISBN 0-8006-7580-0 [2003]

Copyright Information:

  • Words: Carl P. Daw Jr. (b. 1944) © 1989 Hope Publishing Company
  • Music (FOREST GREEN 8.6.8.6 D): English folk tune; adapt. and harm. Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958), 1906, P.D.
  • Reprint Information:
    • Words: permitted with a license from OneLicense.net or a CCLI License.
    • Music: The Music is in Public Domain; you do not need permission to reprint it.