Songs from Titus

This is the fifty-sixth entry in a series on Songs from the Books of the Bible.

Southern Gospel songs focus on many of the highest themes known to mankind—songs of Salvation, the Cross, the Resurrection, and eternity. But critics claim that they focus on these themes to the exclusion of other Biblical themes which are appropriate and perhaps necessary to address in song.

For how many chapters in Titus can we find Southern Gospel songs addressing their themes?

  • Titus 2:13: At The Name of Jesus (Cathedrals)
  • Titus 2:13: The Book, The Blood, and the Blessed Hope (Inspirations)
  • Titus 2:13: Glorious Appearing (Liberty Quartet)
  • Titus 2:13: When I Think About Heaven (McKameys)
  • Titus 2:13: I Believe (Gold City)
  • Titus 2:14: We’re Peculiar People (Couriers)
  • Titus 3:4-7: I Have a Great Savior (McKameys)
  • Titus 3:4-7: Nothing But Grace (McKameys)

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Songs from II Timothy

This is the fifty-fifth entry in a series on Songs from the Books of the Bible.

Southern Gospel songs focus on many of the highest themes known to mankind—songs of Salvation, the Cross, the Resurrection, and eternity. But critics claim that they focus on these themes to the exclusion of other Biblical themes which are appropriate and perhaps necessary to address in song.

For how many chapters in II Timothy can we find Southern Gospel songs addressing their themes?

  • 2 Timothy 1:8: Timothy’s Burden (Martins)
  • 2 Timothy 2:3-4: I Am a Soldier Today (McKameys)
  • 2 Timothy 2:3-4: Don’t Give Up the Fight (Hoppers)
  • 2 Timothy 2:3-4: I Am A Soldier (Kyla/Barry Rowland and Deliverance)
  • 2 Timothy 3:4: Battle-Scarred Soldier (Bishops)
  • 2 Timothy 4:2: Preach (Talley Trio)
  • 2 Timothy 4:2: Preach the Word (Gold City)
  • 2 Timothy 4:5: There is Much to Do (McKameys)
  • 2 Timothy 4:6-7: Crown of Bright Glory (Squire Parsons, Greater Vision)
  • 2 Timothy 4:7: Finish Well (McKameys)
  • 2 Timothy 4:13: Timothy’s Burden (Martins)

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Songs from I Timothy

This is the fifty-fourth entry in a series on Songs from the Books of the Bible.

Southern Gospel songs focus on many of the highest themes known to mankind—songs of Salvation, the Cross, the Resurrection, and eternity. But critics claim that they focus on these themes to the exclusion of other Biblical themes which are appropriate and perhaps necessary to address in song.

For how many chapters in I Timothy can we find Southern Gospel songs addressing their themes?

  • I Timothy 2:6: See Matthew 20:28
  • I Timothy 2:8: Lift Up Your Hands (Nelons)
  • I Timothy 6:12: Fight the Good Fight (Nelons)
  • I Timothy 6:12: Fight the Good Fight (Lewis Family) (second song)
  • I Timothy 6:12: Fight the Good Fight (Hoppers) (third song)
  • I Timothy 6:12: Fight the Good Fight (Chuck Wagon Gang) (fourth song)
  • I Timothy 6:12: Fight to the Finish (Kingsmen, Dills)
  • I Timothy 6:12: Timothy’s Burden (Martins)

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Songs from II Thessalonians

This is the fifty-third entry in a series on Songs from the Books of the Bible.

Southern Gospel songs focus on many of the highest themes known to mankind—songs of Salvation, the Cross, the Resurrection, and eternity. But critics claim that they focus on these themes to the exclusion of other Biblical themes which are appropriate and perhaps necessary to address in song.

For how many chapters in II Thessalonians can we find Southern Gospel songs addressing their themes?

  • II Thes. 3:13: Cheer the Weary Traveler (Cathedrals, Kingsmen, Rebels Quartet) (allusion)
  • II Thes. 3:13: Hold On, Weary Pilgrim (Melody Boys Quartet) (allusion)

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Songs from I Thessalonians

This is the fifty-second entry in a series on Songs from the Books of the Bible.

Southern Gospel songs focus on many of the highest themes known to mankind—songs of Salvation, the Cross, the Resurrection, and eternity. But critics claim that they focus on these themes to the exclusion of other Biblical themes which are appropriate and perhaps necessary to address in song.

For how many chapters in I Thessalonians can we find Southern Gospel songs addressing their themes?

  • I Thes. 4:13: Sorrow Not (Blackwood Brothers)
  • I Thes. 4:15-17: However I Go (Mark Trammell Trio)
  • I Thes. 4:16: I’m Gonna Leave Here Shoutin’ (Rambos)
  • I Thes. 4:16: It’ll All Be Over But the Shoutin’ (Happy Goodmans)
  • I Thes. 4:16: Some Morning I Shall Stand (McKameys)
  • I Thes. 4:16: I Can Almost Hear the Trumpet (McKameys)
  • I Thes. 4:16: When the Trumpet Sounds (Triumphant Quartet)
  • I Thes. 4:16: Only the Sound of His Trumpet (Happy Goodmans)
  • I Thes. 4:17: We Shall Be Caught Up (Cathedrals)
  • I Thes. 4:17: Caught Up Together (Happy Goodmans)
  • I Thes. 4:17: Caught Up (Kingsmen)
  • I Thes. 4:17: One of These Mornings (Perrys)
  • I Thes. 5:2: This Time (Mark Trammell Trio)
  • I Thes. 5:16-18: One Of Those Days (McKameys)
  • I Thes. 5:18: In Everything Give Him Thanks (Collingsworth Family)
  • I Thes. 5:18: In Everything Give Thanks (Charlotte Ritchie, Jeff & Sheri Easter)
  • I Thes. 5:18: In Everything Give Thanks (Lanny Wolfe Trio, Henry & Hazel Slaughter) (second song)

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Songs from Colossians

This is the fifty-first entry in a series on Songs from the Books of the Bible.

Southern Gospel songs focus on many of the highest themes known to mankind—songs of Salvation, the Cross, the Resurrection, and eternity. But critics claim that they focus on these themes to the exclusion of other Biblical themes which are appropriate and perhaps necessary to address in song.

For how many chapters in Colossians can we find Southern Gospel songs addressing their themes?

  • Colossians 1:5: When I Think About Heaven (McKameys)
  • Colossians 1:9-14: I Keep Praying (McKameys)
  • Colossians 1:28: Christ In Me (Couriers)
  • Colossians 2:14: Nail it to the Cross (Kitsons, Whisnants)
  • Colossians 2:14: Nailing My Sins to His Cross (Downings, Speers)
  • Colossians 2:14: Let The Hammer Ring (Old Time Gospel Hour Trio)
  • Colossians 3:1: Walking Down Here, Thinking Up There (Cathedrals)
  • Colossians 3:1-3: I’ve Made Up My Mind (McKameys)
  • Colossians 3:2: God Doesn’t Think Like Me (McKameys)
  • Colossians 3:3: Hid in Christ (Browns, Greenes)
  • Colossians 3:11: You Are My All in All (Gaither Vocal Band)
  • Colossians 3:16: A Sermon in Song (McKameys)

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Songs from Philippians

This is the fiftieth entry in a series on Songs from the Books of the Bible.

Southern Gospel songs focus on many of the highest themes known to mankind—songs of Salvation, the Cross, the Resurrection, and eternity. But critics claim that they focus on these themes to the exclusion of other Biblical themes which are appropriate and perhaps necessary to address in song.

For how many chapters in Philippians can we find Southern Gospel songs addressing their themes?

  • Philippians 1:6: The Man I Used To Be (Cathedrals)
  • Philippians 1:21: To Live is Christ (LordSong)
  • Philippians 1:23: Citizen of Two Worlds (Hoppers)
  • Philippians 2:9: Name Above All Names (Henry & Hazel Slaughter)
  • Philippians 2:9: A Name Above Every Name (Heaven Bound)
  • Philippians 2:9: No Other Name (Gaither Vocal Band, Couriers)
  • Philippians 2:9: No Other Name (Hoppers)
  • Philippians 2:9: More Than Just Another Name (Hoppers)
  • Philippians 2:9: He’s More Than Just a Swear Word (Couriers)
  • Philippians 2:9: There Is No Other Name (Crist Family)
  • Philippians 2:10: At The Name of Jesus (Cathedrals)
  • Philippians 2:10: Bow the Knee (Kirk Talley)
  • Philippians 2:10: Every Knee Shall Bow (Ivan Parker, Rick Webb Family)
  • Philippians 2:10: Every Eye Shall See (Bill Gaither Trio)
  • Philippians 2:10: Every Eye Shall See (Statesmen)
  • Philippians 2:14: I Can’t Complain (Florida Boys)
  • Philippians 3:7: Timothy’s Burden (Martins)
  • Philippians 3:7-16: That’s What I’m Living For (McKameys)
  • Philippians 3:13: I Wanna Know You More (Booth Brothers)
  • Philippians 3:13-14: The Man I Used To Be (Cathedrals)
  • Philippians 3:14: I’m Pressing Toward the Mark (Speer Family)
  • Philippians 3:14: Pressing Toward the Prize (McKameys)
  • Philippians 3:14: Press On, O Pilgrim, There is Joy Ahead (Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver)
  • Philippians 3:14: Press On (Rick Webb Family)
  • Philippians 3:14: Press On (Dixie Echoes) (second song)
  • Philippians 3:14: Pressing On (Perrys)
  • Philippians 4:4: I Rejoice in the Lord (Greater Vision, Kitsons)  (also Psalm 33:1, Psalm 97:2, Isaiah 41:16, Isaiah 61:10, Joel 2:23, Habakkuk 3:18, Zechariah 10:7, Philippians 3:1)
  • Philippians 4:4: Rejoice, My Children, Rejoice (Kyla Rowland, Perrys)
  • Philippians 4:7: Wonderful Peace (McKameys)
  • Philippians 4:7: When He Speaks (McKameys)
  • Philippians 4:8: Think On the Good Things (Gaither Vocal Band, Hoppers)
  • Philippians 4:8: Think About the Good Things (Florida Boys, Kingsmen)
  • Philippians 4:12-13: Secrets (McKameys)
  • Philippians 4:18: I Am Strong (James Blackwood Quartet)
  • Philippians 4:19: I’ll Stand For Jesus (Cathedrals)

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Songs from Ephesians

This is the forty-ninth entry in a series on Songs from the Books of the Bible.

Southern Gospel songs focus on many of the highest themes known to mankind—songs of Salvation, the Cross, the Resurrection, and eternity. But critics claim that they focus on these themes to the exclusion of other Biblical themes which are appropriate and perhaps necessary to address in song.

For how many chapters in Ephesians can we find Southern Gospel songs addressing their themes?

  • Ephesians 1: Ephesians 1 (Karen Peck and New River)
  • Ephesians 1:4: God’s Chosen (Squire Parsons)
  • Ephesians 1:5: No Longer an Orphan (Primitive Quartet)
  • Ephesians 1:5: Orphans of God (Talley Trio)
  • Ephesians 1:14: The Only Thing He Ever Purchased (Edwards Family)
  • Ephesians 1:22: Under His Feet (McKameys) (or I Cor. 15:27 or Hebrews 2:8)
  • Ephesians 2:4-5: How Could He (McKameys)
  • Ephesians 2:5-8: Saved by Grace (Triumphant Quartet, McGruders)
  • Ephesians 2:5-8: Saved by Grace (Couriers) (second song – Crosby hymn)
  • Ephesians 2:5-8: Saved by Grace (Florida Boys) (third song)
  • Ephesians 2:5-8: Saved by Grace (Hayes Family) (fourth song)
  • Ephesians 2:5-8: Sinner Saved by Grace (Cathedrals, Gaither Vocal Band, Ernie Haase & Signature Sound)
  • Ephesians 2:5-8: I’m Just a Sinner Saved By Grace (Audrey Mieir Choir) (second song)
  • Ephesians 2:8: I Made it by Grace (McKameys)
  • Ephesians 2:8-9: Nothing But Grace (McKameys)
  • Ephesians 2:12-19: I Am No Stranger to Grace (McKameys)
  • Ephesians 2:14: Peace Chorus (Couriers)
  • Ephesians 2:19: I Will Not Be a Stranger (Primitive Quartet, Blackwood Brothers)
  • Ephesians 2:19: I’ll Be No Stranger There (Chuck Wagon Gang)
  • Ephesians 3:18: Until You’ve Known (Happy Goodmans, McDuff Brothers, Statesmen, Coy Cook, Dixie Echoes, Rebels Quartet)
  • Ephesians 3:18: The Love of God (Ellis song) (Blackwood Brothers, Blue Ridge Quartet, Cathedrals, Couriers, Florida Boys, Gaither Homecoming Friends, Gaither Vocal Band, Jimmy Blackwood, Kingsmen, Mark Trammell Trio, Stamps, Statesmen, Weatherfords)
  • Ephesians 3:18: The Love of God (Lehman hymn) (Blackwood Brothers, Chris Allman, Christian Davis, Couriers, Florida Boys, Gaither Homecoming Friends, Gaither Vocal Band, George Beverly Shea, Greg Bentley, Hoppers, Kingsmen, Paid in Full, Perrys, Spencers, Statesmen)
  • Ephesians 3:18: You Don’t Know God’s Love (Dove Brothers)
  • Ephesians 3:18: The Love of Christ (Mark Trammell Trio)
  • Ephesians 3:18: If Not for the Love of Christ (Triumphant Quartet, Kingsmen)
  • Ephesians 3:18: Love of Christ (Poet Voices)
  • Ephesians 3:20: I Know the One Who Knows (McKameys)
  • Ephesians 4:30: Signed, Sealed, Delivered (Gold City)
  • Ephesians 4:30: Signed, Sealed, Delivered (Gold City) (second song) (also II Cor. 1:22, Eph. 1:13)
  • Ephesians 5:1-2: How Could He (McKameys)
  • Ephesians 5:18: Into His Presence (Cathedrals)
  • Ephesians 5:20: I Thank Thee For Them All (McKameys)
  • Ephesians 5:27: God’s Glorious Church (Larry Ford)
  • Ephesians 5:27: Glorious Church of God (Blackwood Brothers/Jeff Stice)
  • Ephesians 6:4: Teach Your Children (Blue Ridge Quartet, Imperials)
  • Ephesians 6:10-17: I’ve Won (McKameys)
  • Ephesians 6:11: I Wanna Put My Armor On (Gaither Vocal Band)
  • Ephesians 6:11: Put On the Whole Armor (Calvary Echoes)
  • Ephesians 6:11: Putting On Your Armor (Hoppers)
  • Ephesians 6:14: Battle Stand (Old Paths, Roy Knight Singers)

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Songs from Galatians

This is the forty-eighth entry in a series on Songs from the Books of the Bible.

Southern Gospel songs focus on many of the highest themes known to mankind—songs of Salvation, the Cross, the Resurrection, and eternity. But critics claim that they focus on these themes to the exclusion of other Biblical themes which are appropriate and perhaps necessary to address in song.

For how many chapters in Galatians can we find Southern Gospel songs addressing their themes?

  • Galatians 2:20: Crucified with Christ (Booth Brothers)
  • Galatians 3:11: Living by Faith (Couriers, Dixie Echoes, Gaither Homecoming Friends, Gospel Singing Jubilee, Greater Vision, Happy Goodmans, Kingsmen, Men of Music, Perrys, Prophets, Homeland Quartet) (see also Habakkuk 2:4, Romans 1:17,  and Hebrews 10:38)
  • Galatians 4:5: Adopted Son (Brothers)
  • Galatians 5:1: Free (Rambos) (allusion)
  • Galatians 5:1: The Son Hath Made Me Free (McKameys, Chuck Wagon Gang)
  • Galatians 5:1: He Set Me Free (Ball Brothers, Blackwood Brothers, Blue Ridge Quartet, Chuck Wagon Gang, Greater Vision, Happy Goodmans, Jake Hess, Kingsmen, Legacy Five, Men of Music, Rebels Quartet, Speer Family, Statesmen, Triumphant Quartet, Kim Collingsworth)
  • Galatians 5:1: I’ve Been Set Free (Blue Ridge Quartet)
  • Galatians 5:1: My Soul Has Been Set Free (Dove Brothers)
  • Galatians 5:1: Song of a Soul (Hoppers)
  • Galatians 5:22: The Fruits of the Spirit (Primitive Quartet)
  • Galatians 6:2: You Don’t Have to Bear Your Burdens Alone (Jessica King)
  • Galatians 6:7: You’re Gonna Reap What You Sow (Statesmen)
  • Galatians 6:7: A Seed (McKameys)
  • Galatians 6:8: Sow Mercy (Gaither Vocal Band)
  • Galatians 6:9: Holy Shore (Perrys)
  • Galatians 6:14: The Glory of Calvary’s Cross (Couriers)
  • Galatians 6:14: I Will Glory in the Cross (Rambos, Lulu Roman, Gaither Homecoming Friends, High Road, Allison Durham Speer)
  • Galatians 6:14: I’ll Glory in the Cross (Blackwood Brothers, Henry & Hazel Slaughter)
  • Galatians 6:14: I Will Glory in the Cross (Bowling Family)

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Songs from II Corinthians

This is the forty-seventh entry in a series on Songs from the Books of the Bible.

Southern Gospel songs focus on many of the highest themes known to mankind—songs of Salvation, the Cross, the Resurrection, and eternity. But critics claim that they focus on these themes to the exclusion of other Biblical themes which are appropriate and perhaps necessary to address in song.

For how many chapters in II Corinthians can we find Southern Gospel songs addressing their themes?

  • II Corinthians 1:3: The God of All Comfort (McKameys)
  • II Corinthians 3:17: Where the Spirit of the Lord Is (Henry & Hazel Slaughter)
  • II Corinthians 3:18: I Wouldn’t Have It Any Other Way (Mark Trammell Quartet)
  • II Corinthians 4:8: Blue Skies Coming (Perrys)
  • II Corinthians 4:9: Anchor to the Power of the Cross (Hoppers)
  • II Corinthians 4:16: Inward Man (Cathedrals)
  • II Corinthians 5:1 (also see Hebrews 9:11): Not Made With Hands (Gold City)
  • II Corinthians 5:1 (also see Hebrews 9:11): City Not Made With Hands (Perrys)
  • II Corinthians 5:1 (also see Hebrews 9:11): House Not Made With Hands (Poet Voices)
  • II Corinthians 5:7: Walkin’ by Faith (The Browns)
  • II Corinthians 5:7: Walkin’ by Faith (The Inspirations) (different songs)
  • II Corinthians 5:7: When Faith Steps In (McKameys)
  • II Corinthians 5:17: I’m In A New World (Happy Goodmans, Greater Vision)
  • II Corinthians 5:17: He Made a Change (Cathedrals)
  • II Corinthians 5:17: New Creation (Imperials)
  • II Corinthians 5:19: High and Lifted Up (Cathedrals)
  • II Corinthians 6:17: I’ll Dare to Be Different (McKameys)
  • II Corinthians 8:9: Oh, What a Trade (McKameys)
  • II Corinthians 9:15: Oh, What a Trade (McKameys)
  • II Corinthians 12:7-10: One of Those Days (McKameys)
  • II Corinthians 12:8: His Grace is Sufficient For Me (Booth Brothers, Couriers, Florida Boys, Blackwood Brothers, Dixie Echoes, Imperials, Statesmen, Kingsmen)
  • II Corinthians 12:8: His Grace is Sufficient For Me (Perrys) (different song)
  • II Corinthians 12:8: God’s Grace is Sufficient For Me (Greater Vision)
  • II Corinthians 12:8: God’s Grace is Sufficient For Me (HisSong)
  • II Corinthians 12:9: I Made it by Grace (McKameys)
  • II Corinthians 12:10: I Am Strong (James Blackwood Quartet)

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