Welcome to the New Zealand Hymnbook Trust
We publish contemporary hymns, songs and carols by New Zealand writers and composers
The New Zealand Hymnbook Trust was founded in 1978 by the Anglican, Baptist, Methodist, Presbyterian Churches and the Associated Churches of Christ.
In 1982, in collaboration with the Australian Hymn Book Committee and Collins Liturgical, it published With One Voice with New Zealand Supplement.
Since then it has pioneered the publication of New Zealand hymns and songs, sung by a growing number of churches throughout New Zealand and also overseas - USA, Canada, the UK and especially Australia.
All the songs are ecumenical, contemporary in language and imagery and are created by New Zealanders.
Published and distributed by
The New Zealand Hymnbook Trust Inc
PO Box 4142, Manawatu Mail Centre, Palmerston North 4442
Tel (06) 3569681
Email: info@hymns.org.nz

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NZ Hymnbook Trust Seeks Manager
The New Zealand Hymnbook Trust seeks a Manager or Management Team.
Tasks include publishing/promotion/ advocacy, finances etc. It does not include retail/sales which will be handled by another party.
The position is a voluntary one with honorarium payable. The Trust is seeking a person, or persons, who have a commitment to the Trust policy of publishing hymns and songs with new words and new tunes, that are ecumenical, contemporary and of Aotearoa New Zealand.
Applicants will be familiar with the hymns found in the four published hymnbooks: Alleluia Aotearoa (1993), Carol our Christmas (1996), Faith Forever Singing (2000) and Hope is our Song (2009), which have built a strong foundation for an indigenous hymnody in Aotearoa New Zealand.
Those interested in further information should contact the Trust c/o email info@hymns.org.nz or postal c/o PO Box 4142, Manawatu Mail Centre 4442. This call for an expression of interest remains open for the remainder of 2014.

Choir anthem to mark the 100th Anniversary of the Gallipoli landings in 2015.
Hymn for Anzac Day Sheet Music
Released 2008
Words: Shirley Erena Murray
Music: Colin Gibson
Text in English and Maori
Melody-only & SATB music settings
8 pages staple bound
Price:
Complimentary single copy
$3.00 plus p&p for bulk orders