Howard Publishing has been producing quality hymnals since 1971 and has sold millions of copies around the world. Now, after many years of searching, testing, and consulting and in response to the diverse needs of today's church, Howard Publishing presents the finest hymnal ever produced. You will find this quality hymnal to be balanced, comprehensive, inspiring, and above all, useful.Every feature of this book is designed to help churches express their praise to God. It contains: Over one thousand selections Easy to read format The most balanced selection of hymns, gospel songs, and contemporary worship and praise songs ever collected, including many of the most popular songs as reported by Christian Copyright Licensing International (CCLI) Seventeen major topical sections to help implement worship themes with minimal page turning Over seventy five worship theme medleys with songs printed in sequence for nonstop singing Historical and metrical information on each song A pertinent scripture written out with every song Eight helpful indexes, including an expanded Topical Index with over sixty five categories, a Scripture Text and Readings Index, a Medley Index, and five more important indexes Available in your choice of conventional or shaped notesSongs of Faith and Praise is beautifully and durably constructed for constant congregational use.The finest paper was carefully chosen it is thin to reduce bulk yet opaque and strong. The world's top printer and binder was selected, and a leather textured, tear resistant cover will provide many years of service.