513. This Is the Feast of Victory

Text Information
First Line: Worthy is Christ, the Lamb who was slain
Title: This Is the Feast of Victory
Original Language: Latin
Author: John W. Arthur (1970)
Refrain First Line: This is the feast of victory for our God
Meter: Irregular
Language: English
Publication Date: 2013
Scripture: ; ; ; ;
Topic: Eucharist; Jesus Christ: Ascension and Reign; Jesus Christ: Resurrection (2 more...)
Copyright: © 1978 Lutheran Book of Worship (admin. Augsburg Fortress)
Tune Information
Composer: Richard Hillert (1975, alt.)
Meter: Irregular
Key: D Major
Copyright: © 1975, 1988 Richard Hillert (Published by OCP)

Text Information:

This exuberant unrhymed paraphrase is especially well suited for use at celebrations of the Lord’s Supper in Easter Season. The stanzas are derived from several passages in Revelation (5:9–10, 12–14; 7:10b, 12), while the refrain possibly refers to 1 Corinthians 15:54b–56.

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