The Day Of Resurrection : Recording
- Tune: Ellacombe, composer anonymous, from the hymnal: Wüttemburg Gesangbuch (1784). Public Domain. Meter: 76 76 D.
- Performance ℗ 2020 Richard Irwin Music®. All rights reserved. ISRC UKTU21900129
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The Day Of Resurrection : Lyrics
1. The day of resurrection!
Earth, tell it out abroad;
The Passover of gladness,
The Passover of God.
From death to life eternal,
From earth unto the sky,
Our Christ hath brought us over,
With hymns of victory.
2. Our hearts be pure from evil,
That we may see aright
The Lord in rays eternal
Of resurrection light;
And listening to his accents,
May hear, so calm and plain,
His own “All hail!” and, hearing,
May raise the victor strain.
3. Now let the heavens be joyful!
Let earth the song begin!
Let the round world keep triumph,
And all that is therein!
Let all things seen and unseen
Their notes in gladness blend,
For Christ the Lord hath risen,
Our joy that hath no end.
- Words from St John of Damascus (c. 750) translated by John Mason Neale (1818 -1866). Public Domain.
- Meter: 76 76 D.