What key is Christ the Lord is Risen Today in?

Where O death is now thy sting Alleluia?

Where, O death, is now thy sting? Alleluia! Once He died our souls to save, Alleluia!

Who wrote the tune Easter hymn?

The words of this Easter hymn were originally written by St. Francis of Assisi in 1225 in his “Canticle of the Sun”, based on Psalm 148. The text was translated into English by William Draper, first published in a hymn book in 1919.

Did John Wesley write any hymns?

Among Wesley’s best-known hymns are “Love Divine, All Loves Excelling,” “Hark, the Herald Angels Sing,” “Christ the Lord Is Ris’n Today,” “Soldiers of Christ, Arise,” “Rejoice, the Lord Is King,” and “Jesu, Lover of My Soul.”

Did we in our own strength confide?

Did we in our own strength confide, Our striving would be losing; Were not the right Man on our side, The Man of God’s own choosing.

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