Joy To The World

This week's hymn is the Christmas carol, "Joy to the World." The lyrics were written by Isaac Watts in 1719. Watts was born in  Southampton, Hampshire, England, in 1674. Besides…

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I Wonder As I Wander

This week continues our focus on the birth of Christ with the hymn, “I Wonder As I Wander”, composed by John Jacob Niles in 1933. The hymn is based on…

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Good Christian Men, Rejoice

The Christmas season is finally here! This week's hymn, "Good Christian Men, Rejoice", speaks of the good news of the birth of Christ.  Not much is known about this hymn.…

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O Come, All Ye Faithful

This week's hymn is, "O Come, All Ye Faithful." Both the lyrics and music are credited to John Francis Wade sometime around 1743, although the actual authorship remains unknown. Earliest…

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Angels, From The Realms Of Glory

As we approach the Christmas season once again, I've selected the hymn, "Angels, From The Realms Of Glory". The lyrics were written by James Montgomery in 1816. Born in Irvine,…

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