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hymn book



  1. a book containing the words and music of hymns

Example Sentences Including 'hymn book'

' Mr Robertson said:'Strictly speaking, they cannot be deleted from the new hymn book.
Glasgow Herald (2001)
And he jokes: "My congregation may have thrown the odd hymn book at me but they certainly never spit.
Sun, News of the World (2001)
For interest, scan the lyrics in a hymn book and a newer song book.
Aiken, Nick Working with Teenagers
God alone knew why he had made up that fuckwit story about the hymn book.
Salley Vickers MR GOLIGHTLY'S HOLIDAY (2003)
On many major issues, the leading candidates sing pretty much from the same hymn book.
Globe and Mail (2003)
Perhaps both families will be more concerned with glowering at each other across the aisle than singing from a hymn book , I thought.
Secombe, Fred Goodbye Curate
To cover her shame, she went to church carrying her mother's hymn book and Bible.
Emecheta, Buchi Gwendolen
You want the board of police commissioners'on side,' means you sing from the same hymn book ," Halyk said, referring to the minutes.
canada.com (2004)


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