aefenglommung (aefenglommung) wrote,

Musical train wreck

I picked a hymn for Sunday morning that we don't sing much ("Praise my soul the king of heaven"), but which a lot of people probably know. I obviously haven't picked it in a long time, because when we rehearsed it in choir practice tonight, we were all thrown off. They changed the tune I was familiar with (Regent Square) in this Hymnal! Our current Hymnal was produced in 1988, so, yeah, it's been quite a while. Anyway, I think we'll sing it to the old tune I know on Sunday. That's easier than picking a whole new text.

  • Shibboleths

    I dislike shibboleths. Sometimes, they are used to define in-groups and sometimes they are used to define out-groups, but when a word or phrase is…

  • One potato, two potato

    Hasbro has announced that it will change the name of its Mr. Potato Head toy to simply, “Potato Head.” In de-gendering its toy, it hopes to appeal to…

  • Conscience and the practice of medicine

    I read a post online recently that said that those who refuse to offer medical care because of some personal belief of theirs have no business in…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.