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The Army and Navy Hymnal/Hymns/Christ the Lord Is Risen To-day

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For other versions of this work, see Christ the Lord Is Risen Today (Wesley).
For works with similar titles, see Christ the Lord Is Risen Today and Easter Hymn.
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Christ4 the Lord is risen to -- day,2 Al2. -- le4 -- lu2 -- ia!
Sons4 of men and an -- gels say:2 Al2. -- le4 -- lu2 -- ia!
Raise4 your joys and tri -- umphs high,2 Al2. -- le4 -- lu2 -- ia!
Sing,4 ye heav'ns, and earth re -- ply.2 Al2. -- le4 -- lu2 -- ia!
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Lives4 a -- gain our glo -- rious King:2 Al2. -- le4 -- lu2 -- ia!
Where,4 O death, is now thy sting?2  Al2. -- le4 -- lu2 -- ia!
Dy4 -- ing once, he all doth save:2 Al2. -- le4 -- lu2 -- ia!
Where4 thy vic -- to -- ry, O grave?2 Al2. -- le4 -- lu2 -- ia!
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Love's4 re -- dee -- ming work is done,2 Al2. -- le4 -- lu2 -- ia!
Fought4 the fight, the bat -- tle won;2 Al2. -- le4 -- lu2 -- ia!
Death4 in vain  for -- bids him rise;2 Al2. -- le4 -- lu2 -- ia!
Christ4 has o -- pened Par -- a -- dise.2 Al2. -- le4 -- lu2 -- ia!
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Soar4 we  now, where Christ has led,2 Al2. -- le4 -- lu2 -- ia!
Fol4 --lowing our ex -- alt -- ed Head;2 Al2. -- le4 -- lu2 -- ia!
Made4 like him, like him we rise.2 Al2. -- le4 -- lu2 -- ia!
Ours4 the cross, the grave, the skies.2 Al2. -- le4 -- lu2 -- ia!
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1.Christ the Lord is risen today, Alleluia!
Sons of men and angels say: Alleluia!
Raise your joys and triumphs high, Alleluia!
Sing, ye heav'ns,and earth reply. Alleluia!
2.Lives again our glorious King: Alleluia!
Where, O death, is now thy sting? Alleluia!
Dying once, he all doth save: Alleluia!
Where thy victory, O grave? Alleluia!
3.Love's redeeming work is done, Alleluia!
Fought the fight, the battle won; Alleluia!
Death in vain forbids him rise; Alleluia!
Christ has opened Paradise. 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!
Amen.