253. Alleluia! Christ Is Arisen (¡Aleluya! Cristo resucitó)

Text Information
First Line: Run, faithful women, to the graveside (Fueron mujeres al sepulcro)
Title: Alleluia! Christ Is Arisen (¡Aleluya! Cristo resucitó)
Spanish Title: Fueron mujeres al sepulcro
Translator (English): Martin A. Seltz (2000)
Author: Luis Bojos (1974)
Publication Date: 2013
Meter: with refrain
Scripture: Matthew 28:1-10; Mark 16:1-11; Mark 16:14; Luke 24:1-10; Luke 24:30-32; John 20:10-20; John 20:24-28
Topic: Christian Year: Easter Vigil; Christian Year: Resurrection/Easter; Jesus Christ: Resurrection (1 more...)
Language: Spanish; English
Refrain First Line: Alleluia! Christ is arisen (¡Aleluya! Cristo resucitó)
Copyright: © 2001 Luis Bojos (Published by OCP)
Tune Information
Composer: Luis Bojos (1974)
Meter: with refrain
Key: b minor or modal
Copyright: © 2001 Luis Bojos (Published by OCP)

Text Information:

With great artistry, this Latin American hymn condenses the Resurrection story into four stanzas. The first and third stanzas deal with groups (the women, the disciples), while the second and fourth focus on individuals (Mary Magdalene, Thomas). The refrain is Good News for all.

Audio recording: Audio (MP3)