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1 A History of Hymnody : Vol. 1
Hymns have been a significant part of worship since time immemorial. In this quiz, we shall trace the development of hymn-writing through to the mid-seventeenth century.
Average
10 Q
glendathecat
Nov 07 09
1554 plays
2 A History of Hymnody: Vol. 4
In this quiz, we shall look at some of the popular hymns to arise from the second half of the nineteenth century.
Average
10 Q
glendathecat
Feb 26 10
429 plays
3 A History of Hymnody : Vol. 2
Hymns have been a significant part of worship since time immemorial. In this quiz, we shall trace the development of hymn-writing through the century from 1650 to 1750.
Average
10 Q
glendathecat
Dec 12 09
387 plays
4 Hymn Stories 2
This quiz is about some popular hymns and the stories behind them.
Difficult
10 Q
wordwalker
Mar 01 10
477 plays
5 Christian Hymns by Fanny J. Crosby
With the publication of her first hymn in 1863, Fanny J. Crosby became one of the most prolific composers of Christian hymns in history. How much do you know about this famous woman and her music?
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10 Q
MadMartha
Feb 24 10
510 plays
6 Favourite Old Hymns
Any church-goer has probably sung these hymns many times in the span of their lifetime. How well did you pay attention to the words of the hymn as you sang?
Average
10 Q
Ballykissangel
Aug 12 02
5169 plays
7 Words to Popular Hymns
How well do you remember the words to popular hymns? I'll give you a line from the hymn, and you choose the next line in that hymn from the available choices. The lyrics come from the cyberhymnal site.
Average
10 Q
nilknarf710
Mar 06 09
3753 plays
8 Familiar Hymns
Here are some familiar hymns that you may have learned in Sunday School or been exposed through the media.
Tough
10 Q
Rehaberpro
Oct 29 11
909 plays
9 Back To My Hymnal For The Holidays
Here I am again, singing from my church hymnal. This time I have focused on some of the traditional Christmas-time favorites. I hope you enjoy another journey into my church hymnal with me.
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10 Q
cat_brat63
Nov 19 06
3420 plays
10 A History of Hymnody : Vol. 3
In this quiz, we shall trace the development of hymn-writing through the century from 1750 to 1850. Following the work of Isaac Watts, hymns can now take on a much more personal expression. This, in turn, leads to the writing of many "classic" hymns.
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10 Q
glendathecat
Jan 09 10
327 plays
11 Sing Them Over Again To Me...
A collection of well-known Protestant hymns from my old Evangelical United Brethen hymnal, c. 1957. No questions here about composers or years written - just about the lyrics of the first verses.
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10 Q
djsgal
Oct 01 07
2625 plays
12 Let's Have a Sing-A-Long Hymn Style
I'll sing a couple lines of the song, you sing the line that comes next. All questions are multiple choice. The info will tell you more about that song.
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10 Q
Ilona_Ritter
Dec 26 12
399 plays
13 Familiar Hymns Continued
Here are some familiar hymns that you may have learned in Sunday School or been exposed through the media.
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10 Q
Rehaberpro
Nov 28 11
450 plays
14 How does that Hymn Start?
If you have spent any time in church, you have probably heard the same songs over and over. Can you identify the song by just the first few words?
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10 Q
tatisboy
Jul 22 09
1143 plays
15 Christian Hymns 1 - Oldies But Goodies
James, the author of the book in the New Testament, said (5:13b) "Is anyone cheerful? Let him sing psalms." This quiz covers some old psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs.
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10 Q
jandpsdad
Jun 05 08
1935 plays
16 Hymns of Charles Wesley
Charles Wesley was a leader of The Methodist Movement. He has composed over 6,500 hymns and these are still in use in Christian Services across the world. Figure out, if you can recall these well known hymns he has composed.
Average
10 Q
cae_16682
Aug 31 07
1611 plays
17 "I Sing Because I'm Happy....."
As a follow-up to my first quiz, I present more selections from our church hymnal. Please enjoy them as much as I do.
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10 Q
cat_brat63
Oct 23 06
1434 plays
18 Amazing Grace
The writer of this song, John Newton, was a former slave trader whose life was changed by the gospel. This is a favorite of many. Finish the lyrics.
Easy
10 Q
bigwoo
Sep 07 02
6996 plays
19 Old Time Hymns
Many of the old fashioned hymns and spirituals are still meaningful and much loved today. Test your knowledge of lyrics and other facts about these old favorites.
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15 Q
bigwoo
Jun 10 01
4779 plays
20 A History of Hymnody: Vol. 5
Welcome to the final chapter as we look at the development of hymn-writing from the beginning of the twentieth century through to the present day.
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10 Q
glendathecat
Mar 06 10
231 plays
21 Those Forgotten Third Verses
Church congregations often sing the first, second, and fourth verses of hymns and ignore the third. See if you can match these third verse beginnings with the correct hymn. Please feel free to sing as you work your way through this quiz.
Difficult
10 Q
unterkircher
Sep 15 09
435 plays
22 Messages From The Cross
This quiz comprises a selection of sacred songs about the Christian cross. Let's take a trip down memory lane and be inspired.
Average
10 Q
yency
Oct 05 10
387 plays
23 Name That Hymn
These are lyrics from famous hymns. See if you can identify the name of the song.
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10 Q
pugslyandpolly
Oct 11 06
1995 plays
24 Voices Raised in Song: Hymns of Various Churches
Throughout the ages, the Christian faithful have expressed themselves in song. Here is a quiz on hymns across the denominations. Hope you enjoy. Thanks.
Average
10 Q
neon000
Jun 04 07
729 plays
25 Hymns of the Christian Faith
We all know some of the 'old' traditional hymns, or least a verse or two. I'll give you a line with a blank you choose the correct word. Shouldn't be too hard. Have fun.
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10 Q
noregap
Mar 13 02
4290 plays
26 Come Thou Fount Of Every Blessing
"Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing" is a Christian hymn composed in the 18th century by Robert Robinson. This quiz includes the song in its entirety, so let's seen how much of it you remember!
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10 Q
a_stuart
Nov 24 09
306 plays
27 Then Sings My Soul.....
For my first quiz, I present some selections we use in our church choir. Most should be familiar with everyone. Make a joyful noise and enjoy my first quiz.
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10 Q
cat_brat63
Oct 22 06
1659 plays
28 Old Fashioned Hymns
See if you can remember these hymns by the first line of the song and be blessed.
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10 Q
Shiningstar7
Jul 23 10
555 plays
29 Choral Music and Traditions
Group vocal performances have long been a popular feature of worship and celebrations in Christian churches. Here is a quiz on some of the features and traditions of this musical form. Hope you enjoy. Thanks.
Tough
10 Q
neon000
Jun 14 07
495 plays
30 Popular Hymns
This quiz contains questions about the writers, copyright dates, and verses of popular hymns that are sung in the Baptist church, and probably in other denominations. Have fun and good luck!
Tough
10 Q
HappyDaysFan
Jun 20 04
1116 plays
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Some sample questions from this category:

* What famous hymn was written by, John Newton, a former slave trader?
* Albert Brumley wrote, 'Some glad morning when this life is oe'r I'll' do this?
* In this old hymn, what type of memories 'flood my soul'?
* Who wrote the 'Battle Hymn of the Republic'?
* To what church did Dr. William Pitts tell us to 'come, come, come'?


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