Bells of Easter, sweetly ring

Bells of Easter, sweetly ring

Author: Edith Sanford Tillotson
Tune: [Bells of Easter, sweetly ring]
Published in 3 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 Bells of Easter, sweetly ring,
"Christ is King, Christ is King";
With your silvery voices say,
"Christ arose today!"

Refrain:
Ring our precious song anew!
Ring your story sweet and true,
Bells of Easter, ring and say,
"Christ arose today!"

2 Ring the word the angel gives,
"Jesus lives, Jesus lives!"
Ring again that happy lay,
"Christ arose today!" [Refrain]

3 Ring until the whole world knows,
"Christ arose, Christ arose!"
Send the tidings far away,
"Christ arose today!" [Refrain]

Source: His Worthy Praise #184

Author: Edith Sanford Tillotson

Edith Sanford Tillotson was born and lived her entire life in Corona, New York. She wrote hymns for children as well as poems and librettos. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Bells of Easter, sweetly ring
Author: Edith Sanford Tillotson
Refrain First Line: Ring our precious song anew

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Media

The Cyber Hymnal #9623
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)



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