This Is the Feast of Victory

Worthy is Christ, the Lamb who was slain

Translator: John W. Arthur (1970)
Tune: FESTIVAL CANTICLE
Published in 33 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI, Recording

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Refrain:
This is the feast of victory for our God.
Alleluia.

1 Worthy is Christ, the Lamb who was slain,
whose blood set us free to be people of God. [Refrain]

2 Power, riches, wisdom and strength,
and honor, blessing and glory are his. [Refrain]

3 Sing with all the people of God
and join in the hymn of all creation. [Refrain]

4 Blessing, honor, glory and might
be to God and the Lamb forever. Amen.

Refrain:
This is the feast of victory for our God,
for the Lamb who was slain
has begun his reign. Alleluia, Alleluia, Alleluia.

Source: Ecumenical Praise #13

Translator: John W. Arthur

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Text Information

First Line: Worthy is Christ, the Lamb who was slain
Title: This Is the Feast of Victory
Latin Title: Dignus est Agnus
Translator: John W. Arthur (1970)
Meter: Irregular
Refrain First Line: This is the feast of victory for our God
Copyright: © 1978 Lutheran Church in America, The American Lutheran Church, The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada, and The Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod

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Instances

Instances (1 - 32 of 32)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Catholic Book of Worship III #396
Christian Worship: a Lutheran hymnal #265
Common Praise (1998) #242
Evangelical Lutheran Hymnary #359
Evangelical Lutheran Worship #165
Evangelical Lutheran Worship #166Page Scan
Gather (3rd ed.) #520
Gather Comprehensive #429
Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #458
Glory to God: the Presbyterian Hymnal #513Text InfoAudio
Hymnal 1982: according to the use of the Episcopal Church #417
Hymnal 1982: according to the use of the Episcopal Church #418
Hymnal Supplement II #68
If I Could Visit Bethlehem #47
Lift Up Your Hearts: psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs #845Audio
Moravian Book of Worship #238
Oramos Cantando = We Pray In Song #446
Presbyterian Hymnal: hymns, psalms, and spiritual songs #594
Renew! #198
Renew! #199
Sing! A New Creation #262Audio
Singing the New Testament #254
The Covenant Hymnal: a worshipbook #574
The United Methodist Hymnal #638
The United Methodist Hymnal Music Supplement #130
The United Methodist Hymnal Music Supplement II #60
The United Methodist Hymnal Music Supplement II #61
Voices United: The Hymn and Worship Book of The United Church of Canada #904
With One Voice #608
Worship (4th ed.) #502
Worship and Rejoice #315
Worship: a hymnal and service book for Roman Catholics (3rd ed.) #458
Include 1 pre-1979 instance



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