Words Read Aloud

Lyrics of a selection of hymns, which are well-known in the English speaking world, are read aloud by a native speaker. The audio clips are posted here for listening for free. The English together with the Spanish versions are respectively posted weekly and monthly. As the lyrics were composed poetically, we consider that this can be a helpful tool for language learning.



DateTitles of the Hymns
28 December 2009SE OYE UN SON EN ALTA ESFERA (Spanish version of "Hark! The Herald-Angels Sing" - lyrics)
21 December 2009Hark! The Herald-Angels Sing (lyrics)
14 December 2009See, amid the Winter's Snow (lyrics)
7 December 2009Prayer is the Soul’s Sincere Desire (lyrics)
30 November 2009CANTAN ÁNGELES MIL (Spanish version of "There’s a Song in the Air" - lyrics)
23 November 2009There’s a Song in the Air (lyrics)
16 November 2009Be with Me, Lord, Where'er I Go (lyrics)
9 November 2009Be Thou My Vision (lyrics)
2 November 2009Now Thank We All Our God (lyrics)
26 October 2009O Worship the King (lyrics)
19 October 2009¡SANTO! ¡SANTO! ¡SANTO! (Spanish version of "Holy, Holy, Holy" - lyrics)
12 October 2009Holy, Holy, Holy (lyrics)
5 October 2009Immortal, Invisible, God Only Wise (lyrics)
28 September 2009He is Lord (lyrics)
21 September 2009¡OH, QUÉ AMIGO NOS ES CRISTO! (Spanish version of "What a Friend We Have in Jesus" - lyrics)
14 September 2009What a Friend We Have in Jesus (lyrics)
7 September 2009Be Still My Soul (lyrics)
31 August 2009We Rest on Thee (lyrics)
24 August 2009Thy Hand, O God, Has Guided (lyrics)
17 August 2009Trust and Obey (lyrics)
10 August 2009SEGURIDAD EN CRISTO JESS! (Spanish version of "Blessd Assurance" - lyrics)
3 August 2009Blessd Assurance (lyrics)
27 July 2009Tell Me the Old Old Story (lyrics)
20 July 2009For the Beauty of the Earth (lyrics)
13 July 2009ABRE MIS OJOS A LA LUZ (Spanish version of "Open My Eyes That I May See" - lyrics)
6 July 2009Open My Eyes That I May See (lyrics)
29 June 2009Dear Lord and Father of Mankind (lyrics)
22 June 2009Before the Throne of God Above (lyrics)
15 June 2009Judge Eternal, Throned in Splendour (lyrics)
8 June 2009ROCA DE LA ETERNIDAD (Spanish version of "Rock of Ages" - lyrics)
1 June 2009Rock of Ages (lyrics)
25 May 2009Love Divine, All Loves Excelling (lyrics)
18 May 2009The King of Love My Shepherd Is (lyrics)
11 May 2009LEJOS DE MI PADRE DIOS (Spanish version of "Near the Cross" - lyrics)
4 May 2009Near the Cross (lyrics)
27 April 2009To God Be the Glory (lyrics)
20 April 2009LA CRUZ EXCELSA AL CONTEMPLAR (Spanish version of "When I Survey the Wondrous Cross" - lyrics)
13 April 2009When I Survey the Wondrous Cross (lyrics)
6 April 2009And Can It Be (lyrics)
30 March 2009All Things Bright and Beautiful (lyrics)
23 March 2009EL MUNEO ENTERO ES DEL PADRE (Spanish version of "This is My Father's World" - lyrics)
16 March 2009This is My Father's World (lyrics, music)
9 March 2009God Leads Us Along (lyrics)
2 March 2009Father, Hear the Prayer We Offer (lyrics)
23 February 2009What God Hath Promised (lyrics)
16 February 2009Have You Not Known, Have You Not Heard (lyrics)
9 February 2009DULCE COMUNIN (Spanish version of "Leaning on the Everlasting Arms" - lyrics)
2 February 2009Leaning on the Everlasting Arms (lyrics)
26 January 2009We Have an Anchor (lyrics)
19 January 2009SUBLIME GRACIA (Spanish version of "Amazing Grace" - lyrics)
12 January 2009Amazing Grace (lyrics, music)
5 January 2009Love Came Down at Christmas (lyrics)
29 December 2008AL MUNDO PAZ, NACI JESS! (Spanish version of "Joy to the World" - lyrics)
22 December 2008Joy to the World (lyrics)



The audio clips above are recorded with some lyrics (the hymns with Spanish versions) read aloud by Mr Timothy Foulstone while others are read by Mr Daniel Pang.