Desert Island Songs of Praise

Shortly before Holy Week, Rev Deborah asked the Church Family which are their favourite songs of praise, and why – a bit like Desert Island Disks. All the nominations have been collated and placed in rank order. Here are the results – Please sing along!!

The stand out favourite of this parish is … (drum roll please) …

In joint second place are…

There was more of a tie for third place, and here they are, in alphabetical order:

Be Still for the Presence of the Lord

Great is Thy Faithfulness

I the Lord of Sea and Sky


Lord of all Hopefulness

Lord of the Dance

Other nominations include (again, in alphabetical order):

As the Deer Pants for the Water

Ave Verum

Bind us Together, Lord

Ex Ore Innocentium

God so Loved the World

I Am the Great Sun

I Lift my Eyes to the Quiet Hills

Love Divine all Loves Excelling

Morning Has Broken

O for a Thousand Tongues

O Jesus I Have Promised

Sing Hosanna

Stabat Mater

The Day Thou Gavest Lord

When a Child is Born

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