Hymns of the Great War

To mark the Armistice Centenary Premier’s Northern Correspondent Ian Britton explores the Hymns of the Great War with Anne Harrison, a member of The Hymn Society.

The hymns discussed are listed in the order they will appear.

Onward Christian Soldiers - CD Mothers 50 Favourite Hymns

Safe in the arms of Jesus – CD The Celebration Choir

Abide with me – Shiney Row Male Voice Choir 12 October 2018

Holy Father, in Thy mercy – CD Westminster Central Hall Choir & The Epworth Singers

God be with you till we meet again - CD Londonderry Choir

Jerusalem – Bradford Cathedral Choir and Congregation 4 November 2018

Eternal Father Strong to save - Bradford Cathedral Choir and Congregation 4 November 2018

Lord guard and guide the men who fly – Itunes Sun Harbour Chorus

O God Our Help In Ages Past - Bradford Cathedral Choir and Congregation 4 November 2018

Now thank we all our God – The Choir of St Luke’s, Chelsea recorded with Congregation in Ripon Cathedral 29 July 2018

For all the saints - CD Hymns Of Vaughan Williams

Lead kindly Light amid the encircling gloom - CD Aled Jones

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