Biblical Songs

Source: The Complete Library of Christian Worship, Robert E. Webber, General Editor

Biblical songs for corporate singing are to be found throughout both the Old and New Testaments. The earliest recorded song is the Song of Moses (Exod. 15:1-18), and the last song is found in the book of Revelation (Rev. 19:18). This article lists the most important biblical songs, which are sometimes called canticles, and notes how these biblical songs are sung in the contemporary church.

The Old Testament repertoire includes the Song of Hannah (1 Sam. 1:1-10), the Song of Jonah (Jonah...


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