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Members of the congregation will join in hymns during the performance.

Or the “Quarterly Beer Hymns” meetings her church holds in a bar.

The Hymns are Breathe on Me, Breath of God and Be Thou My Vision.

In Israel, cynicism actually means flirting with messianism: annex, sigh, annex, sigh, and join in hymns to the land of Israel.

He does not listen to patriotic hymns on road trips, but rap, spitting along to the sounds of Snoop Dogg.

An industrious housewife, she hummed the hymns of contentment and peace from morning till evening.

They spent sleepless nights, and it was especially at such times that they would sing hymns.

With holy hymns, broken by their sobs, they commit his mutilated body to the grave, where after lifes long toil he sleepeth well.

True hymns are sacred lyrics, and a lyric to be lyrical and heart appealing, must be inevitable.

Cast them down with the sword of them that love thee: and let all that know thy name praise thee with hymns.


On this page you'll find 23 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to hymns, such as: chant, paean, ditty, psalm, descant, and aria.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.