Jesus Christ is risen today, Op. 87 (Oliver Arthur King)
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2020-09-10). Score information: A4, 11 pages, 162 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes:
Title: Jesus Christ is risen today, Op. 87
Composer: Oliver Arthur King
First published: 1894 Novello's Octavo Anthems no.455
Original text and translations
Jesus Christ is risen today, Hallelujah!
I Cor. 15:57a Thanks be to God, who giveth us the victory. Hallelujah!
Rev. 12:10b Now is come salvation, and strength, and the kingdom of our God, and the power of his Christ.
Rev. 11:15b and He shall reign for ever.
Ps. 23:4 Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil.
Is. 51:3 The Lord will comfort Zion: even her waste places; and he will make... her desert like the garden of the Lord; joy and gladness shall be found therein, thanksgiving, and the voice of melody.
I Cor. 15:55 O death, where is thy sting? O grave, where is thy victory?
Death is conquered, man is free, Hallelujah!
Christ has won the victory, Hallelujah!
Now above the sky He's King, Hallelujah!
Where the Angels ever sing. Hallelujah