The New Century Hymnal | Pew Edition

  • $19.00

Permissions Notice

Visit our permissions page to understand how to seek permission on hymn use (e.g. photocopying or streaming).

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. 

Inclusive-Language Hymns

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 pew edition is hardcover. 

ISBN 978-0-8298-1050-9

Imprinting option

The imprint option is a separate "item" to purchase when you add The New Century Hymnal for Imprinting to your shopping cart. The requested name to be imprinted can be added when you purchase the imprint option "item."

Please note: If you purchase "Pew Edition for Imprinting" without also purchasing "Imprint Option: Hymnals," you will only receive the ordered hymnal(s) without any text imprinted on the cover. If you purchase "Imprint Option: Hymnals" without also purchasing "Pew Edition for Imprinting," your order will be considered incomplete.

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