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30.1     M. B. Landstads Kirkesalmebog. Kristiania, Olaf Husabys Vorlag. [n.d.].

784 hymns, many with four-part settings, Collects, Epistles and Gospels, other liturgical materials, biographies.

[To peruse online, go to hymnary.org; at the search prompt type in MBLK1897 and click on "go."]


31.1     Kirkepsalmebog, efter offentlig Foranstathing samlet og udarbeidet ved M. B. Landstat. BergenVorlag af Jacob Tollefsen, 1893.

634 hymns, additional material, Gospel and Epistle readings. Appendix, some liturgical music at end of book, Index.

[To peruse online, go to hymnary.org; at the search prompt type in K1893 and click on "go."]


32.1     Psalmebog, udgiven af Synoden for den norske evangelisk-lutheriste Kirke i Amerika. Andern unforandrede Abgabe. Decorah, Iowa, Synodens Forlag, 1881.

492 hymns, Collects, Epistles and Gospels, Passion history, indexes.

[To peruse online, go to hymnary.org; at the search prompt type in PSNE1890 and click on "go."]


32.2     Psalmebog, udgiven af Synoden for den norske evangelisk-lutheriste Kirke i Amerika. Andern unforandrede Abgabe. Decorah, Iowa, Synodens Forlag, 1890.

492 hymns, Collects, Epistles and Gospels, Passion history, indexes.


32.3     Psalmebog, udgiven af Synoden for den norske evangelisk-lutheriste Kirke i Amerika. Andern unforandrede Abgabe. Decorah, Iowa, Synodens Forlag, 1890.

492 hymns, Collects, Epistles and Gospels, Passion history, indexes.


32.4     Psalmebog, udgiven af Synoden for den norske evangelisk-lutheriste Kirke i Amerika. Andern unforandrede Abgabe. Decorah, Iowa, Synodens Forlag, 1890.

492 hymns, Collects, Epistles and Gospels, Passion history, indexes.


32.5     Psalmebog, udgiven af Synoden for den norske evangelisk-lutheriste Kirke i Amerika. Decorah, IA, Synodens Forlag, 1903. [copyright 1903, Lutheran Publishing House.]

492 hymns, Collects, Epistles and Gospels, Passion history, indexes.


32.6     Psalmebog, udgiven af Synoden for den norske evangelisk-lutheriste Kirke i Amerika. Decorah, IA, Synodens Forlag, 1903. [copyright 1903, Lutheran Publishing House.]

492 hymns, Collects, Epistles and Gospels, Passion history, indexes.


33.1     Psalmebog for Lutherske Kirstne i Amerika. M. B. Landstads Psalmebog. Minneapolis, Den forenede Kirkes Vorlag, 1895.

730 hymns, liturgical materials, indexes.

[To peruse online, go to hymnary.org; at the search prompt type in SLKA1919 and click on "go."]


33.2     Psalmebog for Lutherske Kirstne i Amerika. M. B. Landstads Psalmebog. Minneapolis, Den forenede Kirkes Vorlag, 1919.

730 hymns, liturgical materials, indexes. 


34.1     Andliga Sånger. Oscar Ahnfelt. Fjarde Upplagan. Stockholm. n.d. [1919].

200 songs in four-part settings.

[To peruse online, go to hymnary.org; at the search prompt type in AS1891 and click on "go."]


35.1     Hymn Book for the use of Evangelical Lutheran Schools and Congregations. Decorah, Iowa: Lutheran Publishing House, 1884 [1879].

Table of Contents, 130 hymns (text only), Doxologies, Index.

To peruse online, go to hymnary.org; at the search prompt type in HBUE1884 and click on “go”.


35.2     Hymn Book for the use of Evangelical Lutheran Schools and Congregations. Decorah, Iowa: Lutheran Publishing House, 1884 [1879].

Table of Contents, 130 hymns (text only), Doxologies, Index.


35.3     Hymn Book for the use of Evangelical Lutheran Schools and Congregations. Decorah, Iowa: Lutheran Publishing House, 1884 [1879].

Table of Contents, 130 hymns (text only), Doxologies, Index.


35.4     Hymn Book for the use of Evangelical Lutheran Schools and Congregations. Lutheran Publishing House, 2009 [1884].

Table of Contents, 130 hymns (text only), Doxologies, Index.


36.1     Christian Hymns for Church, School and Home With Music. Published by Authority of the Synod for the Norwegian Evangelical Lutheran Church of America. Decorah, Iowa: Lutheran Publishing House, 1898.

Preface, the Orders of Morning and Evening Service, Sunday School Service, Prayers.  309 hymns and 12 doxologies, indexes.

To peruse online go to hymnary.org; at the search prompt, type in CHCS1898 and click on “go”. LIST OF CONTENTS ONLY; NO PAGE SCANS OR TEXTS


36.2     Christian Hymns for Church, School and Home With Music. Published by Authority of the Synod for the Norwegian Evangelical Lutheran Church of America. Decorah, Iowa: Lutheran Publishing House, 1898.

Preface, the Orders of Morning and Evening Service, Sunday School Service, Prayers.  309 hymns and 12 doxologies, indexes.


37.1     The Lutheran Hymnary. Published by authority of The Norwegian Evangelical Lutheran Synod, The Hauge’s Evangelical Lutheran Synod, and The United Norwegian Lutheran Church of America. Minneapolis, Minn., Augsburg Publishing House, 1913 [1913].

Contains Preface, Table of Contents, Orders of Morning, Evening, and the Communion Services, Collects for the Church Year, a selection of Psalms, 618 hymns, text only, plus doxologies. 


37.1a    The Lutheran Hymnary. Published by authority of The Norwegian Evangelical Lutheran Synod, The Hauge’s Evangelical Lutheran Synod, and The United Norwegian Lutheran Church of America. Minneapolis, Minn., Augsburg Publishing House, 1921 [1913].

Contains Preface, Table of Contents, Orders of Morning, Evening, and the Communion Services, Collects for the Church Year, a selection of Psalms, 618 hymns, text only, plus doxologies. 


37.2     The Lutheran Hymnary. The Lutheran Hymnary. Published by authority of The Norwegian Evangelical Lutheran Synod, The Hauge’s Evangelical Lutheran Synod, and The United Norwegian Lutheran Church of America. Minneapolis, Minn., Augsburg Publishing House, 1913 [1913].

Contains Preface, Table of Contents, Orders of Morning, Evening, and the Communion Services, Collects for the Church Year, a selection of Psalms, 618 hymns, text only, plus doxologies. 

To peruse online, go to hymnary.org; at the search prompt type in LHPN1913 and click on “go”.


37.2a  The Lutheran Hymnary The Lutheran Hymnary. Published by authority of The Norwegian Evangelical Lutheran Synod, The Hauge’s Evangelical Lutheran Synod, and The United Norwegian Lutheran Church of America. Minneapolis, Minn., Augsburg Publishing House, 1921 [1913].

Contains Preface, Table of Contents, Orders of Morning, Evening, and the Communion Services, Collects for the Church Year, a selection of Psalms, 618 hymns, text only, plus doxologies. 


37.3     The Lutheran Hymnary. Including the Symbols of the Evangelical Lutheran Church. Augsburg Publishing House, Minneapolis. 1926 [Copyright 1913, published January, 1913].

Contains the Three General Creeds, the Augsburg Confession, Luther’s Small Catechism,  Preface, Table of Contents, Orders of Morning, Evening, and the Communion Services, Collects for the Church Year, a selection of Psalms, 618 hymns with music, plus doxologies and an Appendix of 4 hymns. 


37.4     The Lutheran Hymnary. Including the Symbols of the Evangelical Lutheran Church. Augsburg Publishing House, Minneapolis. [Copyright 1913 & 1935].

Contains the Three General Creeds, the Augsburg Confession, Luther’s Small Catechism,  Preface, Table of Contents, Orders of Morning, Evening, and the Communion Services, Collects for the Church Year, a selection of Psalms, 618 hymns with music, plus doxologies and an Appendix of 4 hymns. 


37.5     The Lutheran Hymnary. Including the Symbols of the Evangelical Lutheran Church. Augsburg Publishing House, Minneapolis. [Copyright 1913 & 1935].

Contains the Three General Creeds, the Augsburg Confession, Luther’s Small Catechism,  Preface, Table of Contents, Orders of Morning, Evening, and the Communion Services with music, Collects for the Church Year, a selection of Psalms, 618 hymns with music, plus doxologies and an Appendix of 4 hymns. 


37.6     The Lutheran Hymnary. Including the Symbols of the Evangelical Lutheran Church. Augsburg Publishing House, Minneapolis. [Copyright 1913 & 1935].

Pocket edition containing words only. Contains the Three General Creeds, the Augsburg Confession, Luther’s Small Catechism, Preface, Table of Contents, Orders of Morning, Evening, and the Communion Services, Collects for the Church Year, a selection of Psalms, 618 hymns, plus doxologies. 


37.7     The Lutheran Hymnary. Including the Symbols of the Evangelical Lutheran Church. Augsburg Publishing House, Minneapolis. [Copyright 1913 & 1935].

Pocket edition containing words only. Contains the Three General Creeds, the Augsburg Confession, Luther’s Small Catechism, Preface, Table of Contents, Orders of Morning, Evening, and the Communion Services, Collects for the Church Year, a selection of Psalms, 618 hymns, plus doxologies. 


37a.1   The Lutheran Hymnary, Junior. Published by authority of The Norwegian Evangelical Lutheran Synod, The Hauge’s Evangelical Lutheran Synod, and The United Norwegian Lutheran Church of America. Minneapolis, Minnesota, Augsburg Publishing House, 1916.

Contains a lengthy Preface (in both Norwegian and English) on the following topics: The Demand for a New Song Book, Efforts to Meet the Demand, Principles Underlying This Book, Contents of the Book, Points of Criticism of This Song Book. Preface. 164 hymns and songs with music.


38.1     Concordia.  A Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs. Prepared by Rev. Andr. Bersagel, Rev. V. E. Boe, and Rev. S. O. Sigmond. Minneapolis, Minnesota, Augsburg Publishing House, n.d. [1916].

Contains Preface, Indexes, Scripture Selections, 253 hymns.

This was published by Augsburg as an unofficial response to The Lutheran Hymnary.

To peruse online go to hymnary.org; at the search prompt type in CCHS1916 and click on “go”.


38.2     Concordia.  A Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs. Prepared by Rev. Andr. Bersagel, Rev. V. E. Boe, and Rev. S. O. Sigmond. Augsburg Publishing House Minneapolis, Minnesota. n.d. [1916].

Contains Preface, Indexes, Scripture Selections, 253 hymns.


38.3     Concordia.  A Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs. Prepared by Rev. Andr. Bersagel, Rev. V. E. Boe, and Rev. S. O. Sigmond. Minneapolis, Minnesota, Augsburg Publishing House, n.d. [1916]. MISSING

Contains Preface, Indexes, Scripture Selections, 253 hymns.


38.4     Concordia.  A Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs. Prepared by Rev. Andr. Bersagel, Rev. V. E. Boe, and Rev. S. O. Sigmond. Minneapolis, Minnesota, Augsburg Publishing House, 1918.

Contains Preface, Indexes, Scripture Selections, 253 hymns.


38.5     Concordia.  A Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs. Prepared by Rev. Andr. Bersagel, Rev. V. E. Boe, and Rev. S. O. Sigmond. Minneapolis, Minnesota. Augsburg Publishing House, 1922.

Contains Preface, Indexes, Scripture Selections, 253 hymns.


38.6     Concordia.  A Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs. Prepared by Rev. Andr. Bersagel, Rev. V. E. Boe, and Rev. S. O. Sigmond. Minneapolis, Minnesota. Augsburg Publishing House, 1925.

Contains Preface, Indexes, Scripture Selections, 253 hymns.


38.7     Concordia.  A Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs. Prepared by Rev. Andr. Bersagel, Rev. V. E. Boe, and Rev. S. O. Sigmond. Minneapolis, Minnesota. Augsburg Publishing House, 1926.

Contains Preface, Indexes, Scripture Selections, 253 hymns.


39.1     The Wartburg Hymnal. For Church, School and Home. Edited by O. Hardwig. Wartburg Publishing House, Chicago, Illinois.1918.

Table of Contents, Order of Services, 375 hymns (words only)

To peruse online, go to hymnary.org; at the search prompt type in WHCS1918 and click on “go”.


40.1     The Concordia Hymnal. A Hymnal for Church, School and Home. Augsburg Publishing House, Minneapolis, Minnesota. 1933.

Table of Contents, Introduction. 434 hymns, Orders of Service.

To peruse online go to hymnary.org; at the search prompt type in CHHC1933 and click on “go”. LIST OF CONTENTS ONLY; NO PAGE SCANS


40.2     The Concordia Hymnal. A Hymnal for Church, School and Home. Revised and Enlarged. Augsburg Publishing House, Minneapolis, Minnesota. 1932. 25th printing.

Table of Contents, Introduction. 434 hymns, Orders of Service.