Hymns and Worship Resources

Hymns and Songs in Hymnal: A Worship Book
#134 - Babylon streams received our tears
#137 - Forgive our sins as we forgive
#142 - Brothers and sisters of mine
#226 - You are salt for the earth
#294 - Dona nobis pacem, Domine
#305 - Where charity and love prevail
#310 - How good a thing it is
#322 - Strangers no more
#323 - I see a new world coming
#346 - Dona nobis pacem
#305 - Where charity and love prevail
#367 - For the healing of the nations
#368 - O God of love, O Power of peace
#370 - O day of God, draw nigh
#371 - Let there be light, Lord God
#372 - O healing river
#373 - Thou true Vine, that heals
#377 - Healer of our every ill
#406 - And is the gospel peace and love
#408 - O day of peace (Accompaniment Book)
#407 - We are people of God's peace
#412 - We shall walk through the valley

Worship Resources in Hymnal: A Worship Book
Gathering - #666, #671
Praising/Adoring - #683, #686
Confessing/Reconciling - #690, #691, #692, #696, #697, #701, #703
Affirming faith - #711, #713, #714
Praying - #720, #723, #727, #729, #732, #733, #741, #742,
Witnessing - #753, #756, #760
Sending - ##764, #765, #772
Congregational commitment - #793
Scripture Readings
#815 - Psalm 146:3, 5-10
#817 - Psalm 46:8-11
#818 - Psalm 51 selections
#822 - Psalm 103:1-18
#823 - Daniel 9 selections (Scripture Readings - con't)
#833 - Micah 4:1-4
#834 - Matthew 5:1-16
#848 - Romans 8:18-27
#849 - Romans 8:28-39
#850 - Romans 12:9-21
#859 - 1 John 4:18-21

Hymns and Songs in Hymnal Supplement
#1051 - Miren qué bueno (O look and wonder)
#1053 - Of all the Spirit's gifts to me
#1054 - Dios de la esperanza (May the God of hope go with us ev'ry day)
#1056 - Let us now depart in your peace
#1058 - Go forth for God
#1080 - Cuando el pobre (When the poor ones)
#1085 - Blest are they
#1091 - My feet are tired
#1094 - Touch the earth lightly (Major and Minor)
#1095 - When our song says peace
#1097 - Siyahamba
#1098 - What does the Lord require
#1099 - Put peace into each other's hands
#1100 - Peace, O God (flute? Also in 4-part harmony)
#1101 - If you believe
#1118 - Lord, make us servants of your peace
#1119 - Come and fill our hearts (Taizé)
#1120 - Peace be still
#1129 - Spirit of Life
#1136 - Ososo (Come, now, O Prince of peace)
#1137 - Let truth and mercy
#1139 - O God, we have wandered
#1140 - Kyrie eleison
#1144 - If I have been the source of pain
#1145 - Healing river of the Spirit
#1147 - We will lay our burden down

Worship Resources in Hymnal Supplement
#1055 - A benediction
#1093 - Litany for community peace
#1106 - A responsive call to worship
#1115 - A litany of dedication
#1126 - Listening prayer for unspeakable times
#1146 - Prayer for a new day of reconciliation

Additional Peace Songs & Hymns

All Who Hunger (Text: Sylvia G. Dunstan (Exod. 16:13-15, Ps. 34:8; John 4:10; 1 Cor. 5:8), Music: William Moore (HOLYMANNA), © 1991 GIA Publications (Words), found in The Faith We Sing, © 2000 Abingdon Press.)

Canticle of the Turning (Text and arr.: Rory Cooney, Tune: STAR OF THE COUNTY DOWN, traditional Irish, © 1990 GIA Publications (Words and arr.), found in Global Songs 2: Bread for the Journey, ©1997 Augsburg Fortress.)

Come, Let Us Worship God (Text and tune: Ray Makeever, Arr.: TomWitt © 1997 Augsburg Fortress, © 1983 Ray Makeever, admin. Augsburg Fortess, found in Global Songs 2: Bread for the Journey, ©1997 Augsburg Fortress.

If the War Goes On (Text: John I. Bell and Graham Maule, 1997, revised 2002, Music: John I. Bell, 1997, © 2003Wild Goose Resource Group, GIA Publications, Chicago, IL, free download.)

Let Justice Roll (Text: Amos 5:24, Music: Mark Miller © 2000 Abingdon Press.)

Like a Mother Who Has Borne Us (Text: Daniel Bechtel © 1986 Daniel Bechtel, Music: William P. Rowan (AUSTIN)
© 1993 Selah Publishing Co., Inc., found in Bring the Feast, © 1998 The Pilgrim Press.)

Peace, Salaam, Shalom (Text and Music: Pat Humphries and Sandy Opatow © 2001, free download.)

Shalom to You (Text: Elsie S. Eslinger, 1980, Music: SOMOS DEL SENOR; harm.by Carlton R. Young, 1989,© 1983, 1989 The United Methodist Publishing House, found in The United Methodist Hymnal, 1989.)

We Are Called (Text and Music: David Haas (Mic. 6:8), © 1988 GIA Publications, found in The Faith We Sing, © 2000 Abingdon Press.)

When Anyone Can Buy a Gun (Text: Adam M.L. Tice, October 3, 2006, ©2008 GIA Publications, Inc.  Adam M.L. Tice.)  Adam Tice first posted this in response to a string of school shootings, especially the massacre at an Amish school in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania on October 2,2006. The text will appear in Woven Into Harmony, available from GIA Fall 2008.

Compiled by Nancy Faus Mullen and Barb Sayler