1 Christ the Lord is risen today, Alleluia!
All creation, join to say Alleluia!
Raise your joys and triumphs high, Alleluia!
Sing, ye heavens, and earth, reply, Alleluia!
2 Love's redeeming work is done, Alleluia!
Fought the fight, the battle won, Alleluia!
Death in vain forbids him rise, Alleluia!
Christ has opened paradise. Alleluia!
3 Lives again our glorious King, Alleluia!
Where, O death, is now thy sting? Alleluia!
Once he died our souls to save, Alleluia!
Where thy victory, O grave? Alleluia!
4 Soar we now where Christ has led, Alleluia!
Following our exalted Head, Alleluia!
Made like him, like him we rise, Alleluia!
Ours the cross, the grave, the skies. Alleluia!
|First Line:||Christ the Lord is risen today|
|Title:||Christ the Lord Is Risen Today|
|Author:||Charles Wesley (1739, alt.)|
|Source:||Lyra Davidica, London, 1708, arr.|
|MIDI file:||Melody MIDI|
|CHRIST THE LORD IS RISEN TODAY (The Worshiping Church 234)|
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