When Morning Gilds the Skies: Hymns of Heaven and Our Eternal Hope

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As Christians we have an eternal hope, and it is the focus of many beautiful, touching hymns. The stories behind these hymns can be just as moving as the lyrics themselves. In this new gift book, four renowned Christians present inspirational thoughts and histories of 12 beloved hymns, exploring the biblical framework of each and suggesting how those truths can be applied to our daily lives.

This beautifully produced book comes with a musical CD of all 12 hymns being ...

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Overview

As Christians we have an eternal hope, and it is the focus of many beautiful, touching hymns. The stories behind these hymns can be just as moving as the lyrics themselves. In this new gift book, four renowned Christians present inspirational thoughts and histories of 12 beloved hymns, exploring the biblical framework of each and suggesting how those truths can be applied to our daily lives.

This beautifully produced book comes with a musical CD of all 12 hymns being performed-some in simple fashion by the authors, and other complemented by full orchestra and choir. Songs include: "Amazing Grace," "My Jesus I Love Thee," "All the Way My Saviour Leads Me" and "Holy, Holy, Holy."

Listen to 30-second excerpts from the CD

  1. Lead On, O King Eternal
  2. My Jesus, I Love Thee
  3. How Firm a Foundation
  4. Amazing Grace
  5. When Morning Gilds the Skies
  6. Guide Me, O Thou Great Jehovah
  7. Love Divine, All Loves Excelling
  8. More Love to Thee, O Christ
  9. All the Way My Savior Leads Me
  10. Holy, Holy, Holy!
  11. When He Cometh, When He Cometh (full song)
  12. He Leadeth Me: O Blessed Thought

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781581344288
  • Publisher: Crossway Books
  • Publication date: 6/28/2002
  • Series: Great Hymns of Our Faith Series
  • Edition description: BOOK & CD
  • Pages: 136
  • Product dimensions: 7.10 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

ROBERT WOLGEMUTH is the bestselling author of She Calls Me Daddy and Daddy@Work. He is also the founder of Wolgemuth & Associates, a literary representation agency.

Bobbie Wolgemuth has been in the mothering business for over thirty years, raising two daughters to adulthood, and is the grandmother of five. She has been singing hymns since childhood and has performed internationally. She is the co-author of the Great Hymns of Our Faith series with her husband, Robert, Joni Eareckson Tada, and John MacArthur (Crossway). Her other books include With Love from Mom and The Most Important Year in a Woman’s Life.

Joni Eareckson Tada is founder and CEO of the Joni and Friends International Disability Center, which ministers to thousands of disabled people and their families through programs of practical encouragement and spiritual help. She is also an artist and the author of numerous best-selling books such as Joni; Heaven: Your Real Home; and When God Weeps.

John MacArthur is the pastor of Grace Community Church in California and president of The Master’s College and Seminary, as well as a best-selling author. He can be heard on the “Grace to You” radio program, which broadcasts daily around the world on nearly 2,000 stations in English and Spanish.

Lane T. Dennis is president and publisher of Crossway Books and Good News Tracts. Dr. Dennis earned his BS in business from Northern Illinois University, an MDiv from McCormick Theological Seminary, and a PhD in religion from Northwestern University. Before joining Good News Publishers in 1974, he served as a pastor in campus ministry at the University of Michigan (Sault Ste. Marie) and as the Managing Director of Verlag Grosse Freude in Switzerland. He is the author and/or editor of three books, including the Gold Medallion-award-winning book Letters of Francis A. Schaeffer, and he is the former Chairman of the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association. Dr. Dennis serves as the Chairman of the ESV (English Standard Version) Bible Translation Oversight Committee and as the Executive Editor of the ESV Study Bible. Lane and his wife, Ebeth, live in Wheaton, Illinois.

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Table of Contents

Foreword 8
Introduction 10
Lead On, O King Eternal 13
My Jesus, I Love Thee 21
How Firm a Foundation 29
Amazing Grace! 39
When Morning Gilds the Skies 49
Guide Me, O Thou Great Jehovah 57
Love Divine, All Loves Excelling 67
More Love to Thee, O Christ 77
All the Way My Savior Leads Me 85
Holy, Holy, Holy! 95
When He Cometh, When He Cometh 105
He Leadeth Me: O Blessed Thought! 113
The Hymns 121
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