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Shine, O Sun, in splendor bright

Shine, O Sun, in splendor bright

Tune: [Shine, O Sun, in splendor bright]
Published in 4 hymnals

Full Text

1 Shine, O Sun, in splendour bright
Emblem of the Lord of light,
Who this day rose from the dead,
And captiv'ty captive led.

Chorus:
Sing joyously ye mortals,
For Christ hath op'd the portals
Of life to all again.
Alleluia, Alleluia,
Alleluia, Amen!
Alleluia! Alleluia,
Alleluia! Amen!

2 Now the flowers budding sweet,
In the soil beneath our feet,
Raise themselves from sleep like death,
Praising God with fragrant breath. [Chorus]

3 All the trees and plants in spring
To the Resurrection bring
Signal offerings, and declare
Christ, is ris'n, ev'ry where. [Chorus]



Source: Voices of Praise: for school and church and home #374

Text Information

First Line: Shine, O Sun, in splendor bright
Refrain First Line: Sing joyously, ye mortals

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Hymnal and Service Book for Sunday Schools, Day Schools, Guilds, Brotherhoods, etc. #567Page Scan
Praise in Song #d170
The Sunday-School Hymnal and Service Book (Ed. A) #515Page Scan
Voices of Praise: for school and church and home #374TextPage Scan



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