The New Century Hymnal | Deluxe Edition

The New Century Hymnal | Deluxe Edition

  • $29.95

Please note: The Pilgrim Press cannot grant an "umbrella" license for congregations to reprint and/or stream hymns, because Pilgrim does not hold the copyright on all hymns in The New Century Hymnal. Please visit our partner, One License, to seek permission to reprint, project, and/or stream individual hymns in your worship service. If you have additional questions, please visit our permissions page.

The New Century Hymnal invites the Church into the 21st century. The best hymns of the past are combined with exciting new hymnody from some of the finest contemporary poets and composers. The New Century Hymnal reflects a high level of musical and theological scholarship -- including fresh adaptations of original texts, honoring tradition while at the same time using inclusive language that will welcome and affirm all as members of Christ's church.


  • more than 600 hymns
  • many new translations to bring freshness to older texts
  • over 100 psalms, set to music
  • harmonizations carefully selected for congregational singing
  • orders for worship, with services for morning and evening prayer

The deluxe edition has a soft, leather-like black cover, gold-edged pages, and ribbon markers. The UCC edition has a stamp of the UCC emblem on its cover; the ecumenical edition does not include the stamped emblem.

Additional products related to The New Century Hymnal:

Pew Edition
Companion Guide to Hymns
CD Accompaniment
Accompanist Edition

Ecumenical edition: ISBN 978-0-8298-1053-0
UCC edition: ISBN 978-0-8298-1052-3