A collection of popular hymns for funerals
Featured funeral hymns
Abide With Me
A traditional Christian hymn popular across denominations. It is often sung at military services, sporting events and state funerals.
Be Not Afraid
A modern, uplifting funeral hymn about finding strength and comfort in God through times of difficulty and despair.
Death Is Only A Dream
A Victorian funeral hymn with a message about having faith in God and the promise of Heaven after death.
Make Me A Channel Of Your Peace
Well-known adaptation of the Prayer of Saint Francis. It is also the anthem of the Royal British Legion and was sung at Princess Diana’s funeral.
Meet Me There
Beautiful and uplifting funeral hymn about meeting loved ones in the afterlife and finding peace through God.
Morning Has Broken
Popular hymn for all occasions, with a cheerful melody and hopeful lyrics. An uplifting hymn for a funeral that many people will know.
Praise My Soul The King Of Heaven
A popular Christian hymn for funerals, it is based on Psalm 103 and was sung at Queen Elizabeth’s wedding.
The Lord's My Shepherd (Psalm 23)
Well-known hymn based on Psalm 23, popular with Christians and non-religious people alike. Lyrics contain a hopeful message of guidance and comfort.
All funeral hymns
- Abide With Me
- All Things Bright And Beautiful
- All Through The Night
- Alleluia, Sing To Jesus
- Amazing Grace
- Be Not Afraid
- Be Still, My Soul
- Be Thou My Vision
- Beautiful Valley Of Eden
- Beyond The Sunset
- Beyond The Sunset's Radiant Glow
- Blest Are The Pure In Heart
- Crossing The Bar
- Death Is Only A Dream
- God Be With You
- Going Home
- Great Is Thy Faithfulness
- Guide Me O Thou Great Redeemer (Bread of Heaven)
- How Great Thou Art
- I Am The Bread Of Life
- I Heard The Voice Of Jesus Say
- Immortal Invisible God Only Wise
- In Heavenly Love Abiding
- Jesus Lover Of My Soul
- Lead Kindly Light
- Lead Us Heavenly Father Lead Us
- Lord Of All Hopefulness
- Love Divine
- Loves Redeeming Work Is Done
- Make Me A Channel Of Your Peace
- Meet Me There
- Morning Has Broken
- My God Accept My Heart This Day
- Nearer My God To Thee
- Now Thank We All Our God
- Now The Green Blade Rises
- O Love That Will Not Let Me Go
- Our God Our Help In Ages Past
- Praise My Soul The King Of Heaven
- Rock Of Ages Cleft For Me
- The Day Thou Gavest
- The King Of Love My Shepherd Is
- The Lord's My Shepherd (Psalm 23)
- Will Your Anchor Hold