Category Archives: Resurrection and Ascension

165 – Look, You Saints! the Sight Is Glorious

1 Look, you saints, the sight is glorious, See the Man of sorrows now; From the fight returned victorious, Every knee to Him shall bow. Crown Him! Crown Him! Crown Him! Crown Him! Crown Him! Crown Him! Crowns become the victor’s brow. Crowns become the victor’s brow. 2 Crown the Savior! angels crown Him! Rich … Continue reading

166 – Christ the Lord Is Risen Today

1 Christ the Lord is risen today, Alleluia! Sons of man and angels say, Alleluia! Raise your joys and triumphs high, Alleluia! Sing, ye heavens, and earth reply, Alleluia! 2 Lives again our glorious King, Alleluia! Where, O death, is now thy sting? Alleluia! Once he died our souls to save, Alleluia! Where’s thy victory, … Continue reading

167 – Alleluia! Sing to Jesus!

1 Alleluia! sing to Jesus! His the scepter, His the throne. Alleluia! His the triumph, His the victory alone. Hark! the songs of peaceful Zion thunder like a mighty flood. Jesus out of every nation has redeemed us by His blood. 2 Alleluia! not as orphans are we left in sorrow now; Alleluia! He is … Continue reading

168 – And Have the Bright Immensities

1 And have the bright immensities Received our risen Lord, Where light years frame the Pleiades And point Orion’s sword? Do flaming suns His footsteps trace Thro’corridors sublime, The Lord of inter stellar space And conqueror of time? 2 The heav’n that hides Him from our sight Knows neither near nor far; A little candle … Continue reading

169 – Come, You Faithful

1 Come, you faithful, raise the strain Of triumphant gladness; God has brought His people Now rejoice, Jerusalem, And with true affection Welcome in unwearied strains Jesus’resurrection. 2 ‘Tis the spring of souls today; Christ has burst His prison From the frost and gloom of death light and life have risen All the winter of … Continue reading

170 – Come, You Faithful

1 Come, you faithful, raise the strain Of triumphant gladness; God has brought His Israel Into joy from sadness; Loosed from Pharoah’s bitter yoke Jacob’s sons and daughters; Led them with unmoistened foot Through the Red Sea waters. 2 ‘Tis the spring of souls today; Christ has burst His prison, And from three days’sleep in … Continue reading

171 – Thine Is the Glory

1 Thine is the glory, Risen, conquering Son; Endless is the victory thou o’er death hast won. Angels in bright raiment rolled the stone away, Kept the folded grave-clothes where Thy body lay. Refrain : Thine is the glory, Risen, conquering Son; Endless is the victory Thou o’er death hast won. 2 Lo! Jesus meets … Continue reading

172 – The Strife Is O'er

Alleluia, alleluia, alleluia! 1 The strife is o’er, the battle done; Now is the victor’s triumph won! Now be the song of praise begun. Alleluia! 2 The pow’rs of death have done their worst, But Christ their legions has dispersed. Let shouts of holy joy outburst. Alleluia! 3 The three sad days have quickly sped, … Continue reading

173 – Good Christian Friends, Rejoice!

1 Good Christian friends, rejoice and sing! Now is the triumph of our King! To all the world glad news we bring: Alleluia! Alleluia! Alleluia! 2 The Lord of life is risen for aye; Bring flowers of song to strew His way; Let all mankind rejoice and say: Alleluia! Alleluia! Alleluia! 3 Praise we in … Continue reading

174 – Star of Our Hope

1 Star of our hope! He’ll soon appear, The last loud trumpet speaks Him near; Hail Him, all saints, from pole to pole- How welcome to the faithful soul! 2 From heaven angelic voices sound: Behold the Lord of glory crowned, Arrayed in majesty divine, And in His highest glories shine. 3 The grave yields … Continue reading