We Believe, Now See (First Sunday after Easter)

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Each verse makes a reference to post-resurrection appearances. The refrain is based on the ancient creed: “Christ has died, Christ has risen, Christ will come again.”  Appropriate for Easter Sunday or first Sunday after Easter.

Price:  $5.00 (USD)

Music and Score Samples:

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Biblical sources:  Matthew 28:1-17, Luke 24:1-53, Acts 9:1-9

Tune name: WE BELIEVE

Meter: (LM)

Hymn content:  3 verses and refrain

Hymn arrangement: SATB, organ or piano

Sample text:  Refrain and Verse 1


Christ has died, our hearts are broken;
Christ is risen, joy now spoken!
Christ comes again, how can that be?
Christ will reign, we believe, now see.

Verse 1 (Some disciples need to view the tomb) JC tomb Mary M We Believe, Now See
The women went to see His grave,
No body there, an empty cave!
An angel came with joyous word,
“Tell the good news, a risen Lord!”

 Key Words:  Easter Season, Jesus Christ, resurrection, road to Emmaus, Doubting Thomas, creeds, women, Peter, empty tomb, Paul
Collection(s):  Lent/Easter
Images:  The upper picture depicts the resurrected but unrecognized Jesus Christ appearing to disciples on the road to Emmaus.  The lower picture shows Mary Magdalene at the empty tomb.
Credits: The illustrations are © Sweet Publishing and has been made available under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported License. More of their illustrations are available at their website: http://sweetpublishing.com.
©Copyright 2013, 2016 by Charles R. Kniker and Lynn J. Zeigler. Not to be copied or distributed without written permission. 

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