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It is the joyful Easter Time

It is the joyful Easter time

Author: Alda M. Milner-Barry
Published in 6 hymnals

Representative Text

1 It is the joyful Eastertime,
Let all sing Alleluia!
The merry bells ring out their chime,
They ring their Alleluia.

2 The church is bright with flowers gay,
And all Christ's people praise and pray,
For Jesus rose on easter Day;
Sing joyful Alleulia!

Source: Sing for Joy: a songbook for young children #34

Author: Alda M. Milner-Barry

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Text Information

First Line: It is the joyful Easter time
Title: It is the joyful Easter Time
Author: Alda M. Milner-Barry
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Church Hymnal, Fourth Edition #615


Sing for Joy #34

Page Scan

The Church and School Hymnal #309


The Hymnal for Boys and Girls #49

The Hymnary for use in Baptist churches #618

The Hymnary of the United Church of Canada #618

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