Musical Resources for Singing Scripture

Metrical Psalms

A New Metrical Psalter, Christopher Webber, Church Hymnal Corporation
Psalter Hymnal, CRC Publications, 1987
Rejoice in the Lord, Eerdmans, 1985
Trinity Hymnal, Great Commission Publications, 1990

ResponsOrial Psalms and Chanted Psalms

The Celebration Psalter, by Betty Pulkingham and Kevin Hackett, Cathedral Music Press, 1991
Lead Me, Guide Me, G.I. A. Publications, 1987
Lutheran Book of Worship, Augsburg, 1978
Psalm Refrains and Tones, Hal H. Hopson, Hope Publishing Company, No. 425,1988
Psalms for the Church Year (Volumes 1-4), G.I.A. Publications
United Methodist Hymnal, United Methodist Publishing House, 1979

Combination of Various Types of Psalm Settings

Presbyterian Hymnal, Westminster-John Knox Press, 1990
Psalms for Today—Jubilate Hymns, Hodder and Stoughton, 1990
Songs from the Psalms—Jubilate Hymns, Hodder and Stoughton, 1990

Scripture Songs

Maranatha Praise, Maranatha! Music, 1990
Psalter Hymnal, CRC Publications, 1987
Songs of Rejoicing, Selah Publishing, 1989
The Worshipping Church, Hope Publishing, 1990

Choral Settings

Catalogue of Choral Music Arranged in Biblical Order, James Laster, Scarecrow Press Psalms-pr-Choirs Choral Octavo Series, Concordia
Choral Settings of the Psalms, Augsburg

Vocal Settings

Catalogue of Vocal Music Arranged in Biblical Order, James Laster, Scarecrow Press Cantor-Congregation Series, G.I A. Publications

John D. Witvliet is director of the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship and professor of music and worship at Calvin College and Calvin Theological Seminary in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He also teaches in the religion department at Calvin College.