O death, where is thy sting? O grave, where is thy victory?@1 Corinthians 15:55
Salathial C. Kirk (1845– ca. 1917)

Salathial C. Kirk, 1906; appeared in The Bible School Hymnal (New York: Tullar-Meredith Company, 1907), number 221.

Grant C. Tullar (πŸ”Š pdf nwc).

Grant C. Tullar (1869–1950)

O Thou Lamb of Calvary,
Thy triumphant day is come!
Day of glorious victory,
Over the boasting tomb!
All the shame and agony
Of the cruel cross He bore;
Died the Man of Galilee,
But rose the Conqueror!


O death, where is thy sting?
O grave, thy victory?
The risen Lord, the Savior-King,
Has conquered death for me.

All in vain the wards of death
Guard the stony tenement;
But a whisper, yea, a breath,
Lo! its bars are rent!
Where is now the taunting reed,
And the crown of thorns He wore?
Ye have made a King, indeed,
And crowned a Conqueror!


O the glorious victory!
Jesus slain awakes again,
Triumphs over Calvary,
And the wiles of men!
Jesus now the risen King
Is alive forevermore!
Earth and Heaven tribute singβ€”
And hail Him Conqueror!