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Hymnal Revision (81051-DI-NonDis-!)

The current United Methodist Hymnal, in order to provide a compendium of UM history, shall be revised by restoring the original and/or traditional texts to all hymns contained in the hymnal.

Rationale

In order to be true to our total Methodist history, the hymnal should contain the original and/or traditional texts of all hymns.  In this manner we will be able to see and celebrate the total history and evolution of Methodist thought in all the hymns we sing.  The hymnal now...