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Jerusalem voted UK's favourite hymn

by Tola Mbakwe

Members of the public chose from the 100 hymns that have featured most on the show over the past five years.

How Great Thou Art and In Christ Alone came in second and third.

Songs of Praise host Aled Jones made the announcement in a Songs of Praise special on Sunday which was filmed at De Montfort Hall in Leicester.

Jerusalem did not feature among the top 10 the last time the public voted in 2013.

Top 10 hymns, 2019

Jerusalem

How Great Thou Art

In Christ Alone

Dear Lord And Father Of Mankind

Abide With Me

I Vow To Thee My Country

Guide Me O Thou Great Redeemer/Jehovah

Amazing Grace

Be Still For The Presence Of The Lord

I, the Lord Of Sea And Sky

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