Christ is Arisen

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Translator: Martin L. Seltz

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First Line: Christ is arisen from the pangs, the prison
Title: Christ is Arisen
Translator: Martin L. Seltz
Meter: Peculiar meter
Source: Latin, 12th-15th cent.
Language: English
Copyright: © 1969 Concordia Publishing House



CHRIST IST ERSTANDEN is derived from the twelfth-century chant melody for "Victimae Paschali laudes" (which also produced CHRIST LAG IN TODESBANDEN, 398). The tune was first published in Joseph Klug's (PHH 126) Geistliche Lieder (1533). This ancient tune, originally in Dorian mode, consists of sever…

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Instances (1 - 2 of 2)

Evangelical Lutheran Worship #372

Lutheran Service Book #459

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