Christ the Lord is Risen Today
1. Christ the Lord is risen today, Alleluia!
Sons of men and angels say: Alleluia!
Raise your joys and triumphs high, Alleluia!
Sing, ye heavens, and earth, reply: Alleluia!
2. Vain the stone, the watch, the seal; Alleluia!
Christ has burst the gates of hell: Alleluia!
Death in vain forbids His 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!
5. Hail, the Lord of earth and heaven! Alleluia!
Praise to thee by both be given; Alleluia!
Thee we greet triumphant now; Alleluia!
Hail, the Resurrection, thou! Alleluia!
1. CChrist the Lord is Frisen toCday, AlFleClG7uCia!
FSons of Dmmen and Cangels G7say: CAlFleClG7uCia!
GRaise your joys and Ctriumphs high, GAllCelDuGia!
Sing, ye Cheavens, and Fearth, reCply: AlFleClGuCia!
2. CVain the stone, the Fwatch, the Cseal; AlFleClG7uCia!
FChrist has Dmburst the Cgates of G7hell: CAlFleClG7uCia!
GDeath in vain forCbids His rise; GAllCelDuGia!
Christ has Copened FparadCise! AlFleClGuCia!
3. CLives again our Fglorious CKing, AlFleClG7uCia!
FWhere, O Dmdeath, is Cnow thy G7sting? CAlFleClG7uCia!
GOnce He died, our Csouls to save, GAllCelDuGia!
Where thy Cvictory, FO grCave? AlFleClGuCia!
4. CSoar we now where FChrist has Cled, AlFleClG7uCia!
FFollowDming our exCalted G7Head, CAlFleClG7uCia!
GMade like Him, like CHim we rise, GAllCelDuGia!
Ours the Ccross, the grave, Fthe skCies, AlFleClGuCia!
5. CHail, the Lord of Fearth and Cheaven! AlFleClG7uCia!
FPraise to Dmthee by Cboth be G7given; CAlFleClG7uCia!
GThee we greet triCumphant now; GAllCelDuGia!
Hail, the ReCsurrecFtion, thCou! AlFleClGuCia!