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Song Origins: How Firm a Foundation

Click here to read about the origins of the hymn HOW FIRM A FOUNDATION published in 1787…

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Song Origins: The Old Rugged Cross

Click here to read about the origins of the hymn THE OLD RUGGED CROSS written in 1912 by George Bennard…

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Song Origins: What a Friend We Have in Jesus

Click here to read about the origin of the hymn, WHAT A FRIEND WE HAVE IN JESUS, published 1857 with lyrics by Joseph Scriven and music by Charles Converse…

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Song Origins: One Day at a Time

Click here to read about the origin of the song ONE DAY AT A TIME by Marijohn Melson and Kris Kristofferson….

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Song Origins: It Is Well with Soul

Click here to read about the origin of the hymn IT IS WELL WITH MY SOUL with lyrics by Horatio Spafford and music by Phillip Bliss…

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Song Origins: Dem Bones, Dem Bones

Click here to read about the origin of the song DEM BONES, DEM BONES by James Weldon Johnson…

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Song Origins: Awesome God

Click here to read about the origin of the hymn AWESOME GOD written by Rick Mullins…

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Song Origins: Because He Lives

Click here to read about the origin of the popular 20th century hymn BECAUSE HE LIVES by Bill and Gloria Gaither…

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Song Origins: Swing Low, Sweet Chariot

| Click here to read about the origin of the popular hymn SWING LOW, SWEET CHARIOT, an African-American spiritual song popularized in the late 1860s following the American Civil War… |

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Song Origins: Battle Hymn of the Republic

Click here to read about the origin of the popular hymn BATTLE HYMN OF THE REPUBLIC, written in the late 19th century by Julia Ward Howe…

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