173 ~ Good Christian Friends Rejoice
Good Christian friends, rejoice and sing! Now is the triumph of our King! To all the world glad news we bring:
Alleluia! Alleluia! Alleluia!
The Lord of life is risen for aye; Bring flowers of song to strew His way; Let all mankind rejoice and say:
Praise we in songs of victory That love, that life which cannot die, And sing with hearts uplifted high:
Thy name we bless, O risen Lord, And sing today with one accord The life laid down, the life restored: