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About the songs and the writer 

About the songs 

This is a collection of sacred traditional hymns from the songwriter Rachel M. Williams. The purpose of these hymns is for individuals, ensembles, or choirs to voice praises to God.  Please see the contact page in order to obtain any of these songs.

About the writer

Rachel “Toni” Williams is a truly eclectic renaissance woman: creative, artistic, and intellectual, with a keen analytical mind enveloped into an expressive personality. Opinionated, forthright, passionate, kind and generous are just a few of the adjectives one might use when describing this gifted songwriter.


At the very core of Rachel beats a heart so attuned to the promptings of the Spirit that a whisper in the wind can sow a seed which sprouts into an idea that grows into a song.  Most of her writings are worship-centered but her heart is so tender, from a heightened sense of empathy to the sufferings of another, that she loves to write and share, with great feeling and gentleness, encouraging words wrapped into a melodic blanket.


Her greatest desire is that God be glorified and his people encouraged through the music which tumbles forth like a waterfall, nourishing the thirsty soul of the listener.

Rachel is also a professed member of the Secular Franciscan Order, a community of Catholic men and women in the world who seek to pattern their lives after Christ in the spirit of St. Francis of Assisi. 

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