Scripture Verse

Who was delivered for our offenses, and was raised again for our justification.@Romans 4:25

Introduction

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Birgitte C. Boye
(1742–1824)

Words: Bir­git­te C. Boye, 1778 (Han er op­stan­den! Store Bud!). Trans­lat­ed from Da­nish to Eng­lish by George A. Rygh, 1909.

Music: Wie Schön Leuch­tet Phi­lipp Ni­co­lai, 1599 (🔊 pdf nwc).

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Philipp Nicolai
(1556–1608)

Lyrics

He is arisen! Glorious word!
Now reconciled is God, my Lord;
The gates of heaven are open.
My Jesus did triumphant die,
And Satan’s arrows broken lie,
Destroyed hell’s direst weapon.
Oh, hear what cheer!
Christ victorious riseth glorious,
Life He giveth—
He was dead, but see, He liveth!