BIBLIOGRAPHY

What is a (good) hymn?

Erik Routley, “What makes a good hymn?” BBC Home Service, broadcast transcript (7 Oct. 1952).

Timothy Dudley-Smith, “What makes a good hymn text?” The Hymn: A Journal of Congregational Song, vol. 36, no. 1 (Jan. 1985), pp. 14-18.

David W. Music, Hymnology: A Collection of Source Readings (Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 1996).

Kathryn Jenkins, “Redefining the hymn: The performative context,” HSGBI Occasional Paper, Ser. 3, No. 4 (Dec. 2010).

Martin Leckebusch, et al., “The living art of hymn writing,” Church Music Quarterly (11 March 2011), pp. 12-14.

Andrew Pratt, “Why do we write hymns?” HSGBI Bulletin, vol. 21, no. 10 (2017), pp. 355-363.

Paul Westermeyer, “Reflections on the word ‘hymn,’” The Hymn: A Journal of Congregational Song, vol. 69, no. 4 (Autumn 2018), pp. 27-30.