9138. Swing, Snowy Lilies

1 Swing, snowy lilies, to and fro;
Tell ye the story soft and low;
Jesus is risen, empty the grave;
Victor triumphant, He cometh to save.

Refrain:
Sing, snowy lilies! Oh, tell out your joy!
Tell out your joy! Tell out your joy!
Lift the glad carol, the victor’s palm wave,
Jesus is risen, almighty to save!

2 Swing, snowy lilies, tell it wide,
Once more He lives, the Crucified;
Pain of the scourging and cross are past;
His is the vict’ry at last, yes, at last. [Refrain]

3 Swing, snowy lilies, pure and white,
Bring ye love’s off’ring, life and light;
Beauty and fragrance, your all now bring
Into His presence, the great risen King. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: Swing, snowy lilies, to and fro
Title: Swing, Snowy Lilies
Author: Ida Lilliard Reed (1912)
Refrain First Line: Sing, snowy lilies! Oh, tell out your joy!
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain
Tune Information
Name: [Swing, snowy lilies, to and fro]
Composer: Edmund Simon Lorenz
Key: G Major or modal
Copyright: Public Domain



Media
Adobe Acrobat image: PDF
MIDI file: MIDI
Noteworthy Composer score: Noteworthy Composer Score

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