This joyful Eastertide (Anonymous)
- Editor: Andrew Sims (submitted 2022-02-04). Score information: A4, 2 pages, 66 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: The hymn with harmony and underlaid words in the version published in The Hymnal 1982.
- Editor: Andrew Sims (submitted 2022-02-04). Score information: A4, 1 page, 204 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: The hymn in the version published in The Hymnal 1982, melody with words.
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2017-12-05). Score information: A4, 1 page, 44 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes:
- Editor: Andrew Halladay (submitted 2011-05-02). Score information: Octavo, 1 page, 651 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Edition conceived for SATB choir. Adapted from "The Cowley Carol Book" edition. arr. Charles Wood
- Editor: John Henry Fowler (submitted 2007-11-18). Score information: A4, 1 page, 38 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Edition based on the Cyber Hymnal. Does not contain any text.
- Editor: Andrew Crookall (submitted 2003-11-20). Score information: A4, 1 page, 30 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Sibelius file retrieved through http://archive.org.
- Editor: Christopher Braginetz (submitted 1999-12-01). Score information: Letter, 2 pages, 120 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: arr. Charles Wood.
Title: This joyful Eastertide
Arranger: Charles Wood
Lyricist: George Ratcliffe Woodward, in Carols for Easter and Ascensiontide, 1894
Number of voices: 4vv Voicing: SATB
Genre: Sacred, Carol
Instruments: A cappella
Description: Tune: Easter-Tide, from David’s Psalmen, Amsterdam, Holland: 1685.
- Free choir training aids for this work are available at Choralia.
- Cyber Hymnal entry for this tune
Original text and translations
This joyful Eastertide,
Away with sin and sorrow!
My Love, the Crucified,
Hath sprung to life this morrow.
Had Christ, that once was slain,
Ne'er burst his three-day prison,
Our faith had been in vain:
But now hath Christ arisen,
arisen, arisen, arisen.
My flesh in hope shall rest,
And for a season slumber:
Till trump from east to west
Shall wake the dead in number.
Had Christ, that once…
Death's flood hath lost his chill,
Since Jesus cross'd the river
Lover of souls, from ill
My passing soul deliver.
Had Christ, that once …
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