The Passion and the Cross

We turn to you in our despair (website only)

“We turn to you in our despair” by Robert Timpson New on 29 August 2017 – a modern psalm which responds to the world’s pain with Christ’s example of love     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88.D. Double Long Metre, Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Hymns on StF+, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), In Christ alone (tune), The Ministry of Jesus, The Passion and the Cross, Timpson, Robert 1 Comment

Avoiding Holy Saturday

Thoughts on the significance of Easter Saturday by theologian Alan Lewis     see details / comment

Categories: Articles, Big questions, Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Crum, J. M .C., Death, Judgement, Eternal Life, Easter, Holy Week, The Passion and the Cross

More than dragons – singing for St George

Exploring hymns that speak of England’s patron saint     see details / comment

Categories: Articles, Bankhead, Dave (auth), Bankhead, Dave (comp), Bell, John L. (auth), Bell, John L. (comp), Commitment/Dedication, Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Exploring themes, Justice and Peace, Keble, John, Keyes. Aaron (auth), Keyes. Aaron (comp), Luther, Martin (auth), Maule, Graham, Monsell, J.S.B., People of faith, Sparrow-Simpson, W.J., The Passion and the Cross, Wesley, Charles, Willis, Love Maria, Words and music, Worship Resources 3 Comments

The name of Jesus (website only)

“The name of Jesus” by Mary Rose Jensen New on 3 March 2016 – a hymn exploring the implications of the name Jesus in scripture     see details / comment

Categories: Advent, Ascension, Christ the Saviour, Easter, Epiphany to Jesus's Baptism, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Jensen, Mary Rose (auth), Jensen, Mary Rose (comp), The Ministry of Jesus, The Passion and the Cross

Lord, we recall your words (website only)

“Lord, we recall your words that speak of love” by Andrew Brown New on 22 October 2014 – a hymn suitable for Rembrance Sunday that explores the call to lay down one’s life for friends     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88.88., Brown, Andrew, Credo, Dura, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Intercession and Petition, Our Journey with God, Remembrance, Remembrance Sunday, The Passion and the Cross, Times and Seasons

Dusty-footed, heavy-hearted (website only)

“Dusty-footed, heavy-hearted” by Sue McCoan and Matthew Prevett New on 24 February 2014 – a hymn based on the events of Maundy Thursday     see details / comment

Categories: Holy Communion, Holy Week, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), McCoan, Sue, Prevett, Matthew, Repentance and Forgiveness, The Ministry of Jesus, The Passion and the Cross

A twisting wind that wreaks such devastation (website only)

“A twisting wind that wreaks such devastation” by Andrew Pratt New on 5 June 2013 – written in the wake of a tornado that devastated suburbs of Oklahoma in May 2013     see details / comment

Categories: 11.10.11.10. (11.10.11.10.), Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Highwood, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Pratt, Andrew, The Passion and the Cross

Listen, my people (website only)

“Listen, my people” by Gillian Collins New on 24 December 2012 – a text that explores the implications of the self-giving to which we commit during the Methodist Covenant Service (transferred from Methodist Church website)     see details / comment

Categories: 55.54.D., Bunessan, Calling and Commissioning, Collins, Gillian, Commitment/Dedication, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), The Passion and the Cross 1 Comment

Remembering Mary (website only)

“Remembering Mary” by Gillian Collins New on 24 December 2012 – a text that offers not only an overview of the life of Mary, the mother of Jesus, but also records all that the incarnation will mean for Jesus     see details / comment

Categories: 11.11.11.11. (11.11.11.11.) (see 5.6.5.6.D.), Christmas, Collins, Gillian, Cranham, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Our Journey with God, The Ministry of Jesus, The Passion and the Cross

The quaking earth is calm (website only)

“The quaking earth is calm” by Andrew Pratt New on 1 March, 2012 (transferred from Methodist Church website)     see details / comment

Categories: 66.86 Short Metre, Death, Judgement, Eternal Life, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Pratt, Andrew, Redemptor, The Passion and the Cross, Wilson, John

Son of God humiliated (website only)

“Son of God humiliated” by Andrew T. Murphy – a hymn for Good Friday and Passiontide New on 14 February, 2012     see details / comment

Categories: 88.87., Germany, Hymns only online (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Murphy, Andrew T, Quem Pastores Laudavere, The Passion and the Cross, Vaughan Williams, Ralph 1 Comment

All glory, laud and honour (StF 262)

All glory, laud and honour     see details / comment

Categories: 76.76.D., Holy Week, Monk, William Henry, Neale, John Mason, St Theodulph, St Theodulph of Orleans, Teschner, Melchior, The Passion and the Cross

All the room was hushed and still (StF 266)

All the room was hushed and still     see details / comment

Categories: Calling and Commissioning, Clarke, Martin V., Consecration, Dismissal/Sending Out, Growth in Grace and Holiness, Guitar chords available, Holy Week, Irregular, Kendrick, Graham (auth), Kendrick, Graham (comp), Mission and Evangelism, The Passion and the Cross 2 Comments

Come and see, come and see (StF 270)

Come and see, come and see     see details / comment

Categories: Guitar chords available, Holy Week, Irregular, Kendrick, Graham (auth), Kendrick, Graham (comp), The Passion and the Cross, Young people 2 Comments

Come, wounded Healer, your sufferings reveal (StF 271i)

Come, wounded healer, your sufferings reveal     see details / comment

Categories: 10.11.11.11., Hollygirt, Leckebusch, Martin E., The Ministry of Jesus, The Passion and the Cross, Turner, Guy

Come, wounded Healer, your sufferings reveal (StF 271ii)

Come, wounded healer, your sufferings reveal     see details / comment

Categories: 10.11.11.11., Come, wounded healer, Leckebusch, Martin E., The Passion and the Cross, Wright, Paul Leddington

From heaven you came, helpless babe (StF 272)

From heaven you came, helpless babe     see details / comment

Categories: Guitar chords available, Holy Week, Irregular, Kendrick, Graham (auth), Kendrick, Graham (comp), Peacock, David, The Passion and the Cross, Young people

Giving it all to you, giving it all to you (StF 551)

Giving it all to you, giving it all to you     see details / comment

Categories: Calling and Commissioning, Commitment/Dedication, Covenant, Gathering in God's Presence, Irregular, Latty, Geraldine (auth), Latty, Geraldine (comp), The Passion and the Cross

He came to earth, not to be served (StF 445)

He came to earth, not to be served     see details / comment

Categories: Clarke, Martin V., Conversion and New Life, Irregular, Pantry, John (auth), Pantry, John (comp), The Passion and the Cross

Here hangs a man discarded (StF 273)

Here hangs a man discarded     see details / comment

Categories: 76.76.D., Bach, Johann Sebastian, Hassler, Hans Leo, Holy Week, Passion Chorale, The Passion and the Cross, Wren, Brian

Hosanna, hosanna, hosanna in the highest! (StF 263)

Hosanna, hosanna, hosanna in the highest!     see details / comment

Categories: Guitar chords available, Irregular, The Passion and the Cross, Tuttle, Carl (auth), Tuttle, Carl (comp), Young people

Jesus Christ, I think upon your sacrifice (StF 274)

Jesus Christ, I think upon your sacrifice     see details / comment

Categories: Guitar chords available, Irregular, Once again, Redman, Matt (auth), Redman, Matt (comp), The Passion and the Cross

Jesus in the olive grove (StF 267)

Jesus in the olive grove     see details / comment

Categories: 77.7., Heiliger Geist, Holy Week, Pratt Green, Fred, The Passion and the Cross

Jesus the carpenter, hanging on Calvary (StF 275)

Jesus the carpenter, hanging on Calvary     see details / comment

Categories: 13.10.13.10. (see 11.10.11.10.), Clarke, Martin V., Consecration, Dobson, Marjorie, Holy Week, King's Cross, Mission and Evangelism, The Ministry of Jesus, The Passion and the Cross

Lift high the Cross, the love of Christ proclaim (StF 276)

Lift high the Cross, the love of Christ proclaim     see details / comment

Categories: 10.10. and refrain, Crucifer, Dismissal/Sending Out, Kitchin, G.W., Newbolt, M. R., Nicholson, Sydney Hugo, Our Journey with God, Prophet, Priest and King, The Passion and the Cross

Make way, make way, for Christ the king (StF 264)

Make way, make way, for Christ the king
in splendour arrives     see details / comment

Categories: Holy Week, Irregular, Kendrick, Graham (auth), Kendrick, Graham (comp), Norton, Christopher, The Passion and the Cross, Young people

My song is love unknown (StF 277)

My song is love unknown     see details / comment

Categories: 66.12.88. (see 66.66.88.), Crossman, Samuel, Holy Week, Ireland, John, Love Unknown, The Passion and the Cross

O Lord, my God, when I in awesome wonder (StF 82)

O Lord, my God, when I in awesome wonder     see details / comment

Categories: Creation and Providence, Guitar chords available, Hine, Stuart K (auth), Hine, Stuart K. (comp), Irregular, Praise and Thanksgiving, The Passion and the Cross, Wright, Paul Leddington

O Love divine, what have you done! (StF 278)

O Love divine, what have you done!     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88.88., Bishop, John, Leicester (Bedford), The Passion and the Cross, Wesley, Charles

O precious sight, my Saviour stands (StF 279)

O precious sight, my Saviour stands     see details / comment

Categories: Beeching, Vicky (auth), Beeching, Vicky (comp), Guitar chords available, Irregular, The Passion and the Cross

O sacred head, sore wounded (StF 280i) (StF 280ii)

O sacred head, sore wounded     see details / comment

Categories: 76.76.D., Alexander, James Waddell, Bach, Johann Sebastian, Davies, Rupert E., Gerhardt, Paul, Hassler, Hans Leo, Passion Chorale, The Passion and the Cross

Praise to the Holiest in the height (StF 334)

Praise to the Holiest in the height     see details / comment

Categories: 86.86. Common Metre, Dykes, John Bacchus, Gerontius, Newman, John Henry, Prophet, Priest and King, The Passion and the Cross

Ride on, ride on in majesty! (StF 265)

Ride on, ride on in majesty!     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88. Long Metre, Havergal, William Henry, Holy Week, Milman, Henry Hart, Prophet, Priest and King, The Passion and the Cross, Winchester New, Wittwe, Georg

See the Lamb of God (StF 281)

See the Lamb of God     see details / comment

Categories: Brown, Edwin (auth), Brown, Edwin (comp), Irregular, The Passion and the Cross

Sing, my tongue, the Saviour’s glory (StF 268)

Sing, my tongue, the Saviour’s glory     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.87., Aquinas, Thomas, Caswall, Edward, Pange Lingua, The Passion and the Cross, Wood, Charles

Stay here where nails are driven (StF 282)

Stay here where nails are driven     see details / comment

Categories: 76.76., Cutts, Peter, Gaunt, Alan, Shrub End, The Passion and the Cross

The desolate Messiah dies (StF 283)

The desolate Messiah dies     see details / comment

Categories: 86.86.84., Hill, Gareth, Holy Week, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Lee, David (comp), Nature and Mystery of God, Prophet, Priest and King, The Passion and the Cross, Whinney Hill

There is a green hill far away (StF 284)

There is a green hill far away     see details / comment

Categories: 86.86. Common Metre, Alexander, Cecil Frances, Horsley, Horsley, William, The Passion and the Cross

To see the King of heaven fall (StF 269)

To see the King of heaven fall     see details / comment

Categories: Getty, Keith (auth), Getty, Keith (comp), Holy Week, Irregular, The Passion and the Cross, Townend, Stuart (auth), Townend, Stuart (comp)

Victim divine, thy grace we claim (StF 600)

Victim divine, thy grace we claim     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88.88., Credo, Holy Communion, Stainer, John, The Passion and the Cross, Wesley, Charles

Were you there when they crucified my Lord? (StF 285)

Were you there when they crucified my Lord?     see details / comment

Categories: African American, Anonymous (auth), Holy Week, Irregular, The Passion and the Cross, Were you there, Westbrook, Francis Brotherton, Young people

What kind of love is this (StF 286)

What kind of love is this
that gave itself for me?     see details / comment

Categories: Guitar Chords, Guitar chords available, Haworth, Bryn (auth), Haworth, Bryn (comp), Haworth, Sally (auth), Haworth, Sally (comp), Holy Communion, Irregular, Responses, The Passion and the Cross

When I think about the cross (StF 288)

When I think about the cross     see details / comment

Categories: Irregular, Johnson, Helen (auth), Johnson, Mark (auth), Johnson, Mark (comp), The Passion and the Cross, Young people

When my love for Christ grows weak (StF 289)

When my love for Christ grows weak     see details / comment

Categories: 77.77.(77.77.), Gibbons, Orlando, Song 13, The Passion and the Cross, Wreford, John Reynell

Who would ever have believed it (StF 290)

Who would ever have believed it?     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87. (Trochaic), Ae fond kiss, Bell, John L. (auth), Maule, Graham, Scotland, The Passion and the Cross

Why has God forsaken me? (StF 291)

Why has God fosaken me?     see details / comment

Categories: 77.77.(77.77.), Death, Judgement, Eternal Life, Holy Week, Japan, Sato, Taihei, Shimpi, The Passion and the Cross, Wallace, William L.