Empowering Congregational Worship
Serving Clergy, Musicians & Congregations
Home of the Sacred Music Library
Over 18,000 Choral Anthems & 13,000 Organ Compositions
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About the Church Music Institute
The Church Music Institute (CMI) is dedicated to the advancement and stewardship of the best sacred music for the use of Christian congregations. Using proven practices, CMI trains new generations of clergy, musicians and laypersons for leading worship through workshops, courses and conferences across the country. CMI also houses the most extensive online library of choral and organ music anywhere.Become a CMI Member
Experience a celebration of the music of the Christian faith, led by a 400 voice choir, brass, and the Lay Family organ in the magnificent Meyerson Symphony Center in downtown Dallas.
Pastors and priests must be equipped to work with musicians for combining spoken and sung word to glorify God in congregational worship.Read More
Church musicians, keepers of the song of the church, have long understood the power of music to carry praise and prayer to God and connect faith to everyday living.Read More
Robert C. Mann, D. M. A., Resource Library Director I think many of us are frequently curious to see suggested lists of any kind. And, with such an overwhelmingly large repertoire of sacred choral music, it can be informative to see what “best” choices are recommended for use. Hence, a list of anthems that “every […]Read More