Easter

Avoiding Holy Saturday

Thoughts on the significance of Easter Saturday by theologian Alan Lewis     see details / comment

Categories: Articles, Big questions, Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Crum, J. M .C., Death, Judgement, Eternal Life, Easter, Holy Week, The Passion and the Cross

The name of Jesus (website only)

“The name of Jesus” by Mary Rose Jensen New on 3 March 2016 – a hymn exploring the implications of the name Jesus in scripture     see details / comment

Categories: Advent, Ascension, Christ the Saviour, Easter, Epiphany to Jesus's Baptism, Jensen, Mary Rose (auth), Jensen, Mary Rose (comp), Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), The Ministry of Jesus, The Passion and the Cross

Great God, whose name and heart is love (website only)

“Great God, whose name and heart is love” by Andy Fyall New on 3 July 2015 – a hymn that challenges Christians to offer hope to others and witness to the God of peace     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88. Long Metre, Easter, Fulda, Fyall, Andy, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Justice and Peace, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Niagara, O Waly Waly, Remembrance Sunday 1 Comment

Mary, you were there (website only)

“Mary, you were there on the mount of crucifixion” (“Resurrection Sunday”) by Rachael Prince New on 2 April 2015 – understanding the impact of Jesus’ personal post-resurrection encounters with his followers     see details / comment

Categories: Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Easter, Irregular, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Prince, Rachael (auth), Prince, Rachael (comp), Resurrection Sunday

Our God is a God who is faithful and tender (website only)

“Our God is a God who is faithful and tender” by Linda Ashford New on 29 July 2014 – a hymn for the Methodist Covenant Service and other occasions     see details / comment

Categories: 12.11.12.11., Ashford, Linda, Covenant, Easter, Holy Communion, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), The road and miles...

New Jerusalem (website only)

“And did God’s feet in ancient time” (“New Jerusalem”) by Andrew T. Murphy New on 3 October, 2012 – a re-working of William Blake’s text with words that offer a flexible resource for many occasions.     see details / comment

Categories: Advent, Easter, Eucharistic, Holy Communion, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Justice and Peace, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Murphy, Andrew T 6 Comments

One, two, three for you and me (website only)

“One, two, three for you and me” by Paul Thompson – a lively song suitable for children at Easter and at other times New on 14 February, 2012     see details / comment

Categories: Easter, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk), Mission and Evangelism, Praise, Thompson, Paul (auth), Thompson, Paul (comp)

Best of all is God is with us (StF 610)

Best of all is God is with us     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87. (Trochaic), Abbott, Evelyn, F., Chapel Brae, Christmas, Death, Judgement, Eternal Life, Easter, Guitar chords available, Human Life and Relationships, Our Journey with God, Pratt, Andrew, Wesleys - anniversary hymns

Christ has risen while earth slumbers (StF 296)

Christ has risen while earth slumbers     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87.D. (Trochaic), Bell, John L. (auth), Bell, John L. (comp), Easter, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Maule, Graham, Transformation 1 Comment

Christ is alive! Let Christians sing (StF 297)

Christ is alive! Let Christians sing     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88. Long Metre, Easter, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Praise, Reconciliation and Healing, Truro, Williams, Thomas, Wren, Brian

Christ the Lord is risen today; Alleluia! (StF 298)

Christ the Lord is risen today; Alleluia!     see details / comment

Categories: 77.77. and Alleluias, Clarke, Martin V., Easter, Easter Hymn, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Monk, William Henry, Praise, Wesley, Charles

Easter jubilation fills the streets and towns (StF 299)

Easter jubilation fills the streets and towns     see details / comment

Categories: Easter, Irregular, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Johnson, Helen (auth), Johnson, Helen (comp), Johnson, Mark (auth), Johnson, Mark (comp), Praise, Wright, Paul Leddington, Young people

Hail the day that sees him rise, Alleluia! (StF 300)

Hail the day that sees him rise, Alleluia!     see details / comment

Categories: 77.77. and Alleluias, Easter, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Llanfair, Praise, Wales, Wesley, Charles, Williams, Robert

Jesus is risen, alleluia! (StF 304)

Jesus is risen, alleluia!     see details / comment

Categories: 99.99. and refrain, Bell, John L. (auth), Bell, John L. (comp), Easter, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Kyamanywa, Bernard, Mfurahini Haleluya, Praise, Tanzania

Lord Christ, we praise your sacrifice (StF 359)

Lord Christ, we praise your sacrifice     see details / comment

Categories: 88.88.88., Abingdon, Christ the Saviour, Easter, Gaunt, Alan, Holy Week, Routley, Erik

Low in the grave he lay (StF 305)

Low in the grave he lay     see details / comment

Categories: 65.64. and refrain, Christ Arose, Easter, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Lowry, Robert (auth), Lowry, Robert (comp), Praise

Now the green blade rises from the buried grain (StF 306)

Now the green blade rises from the buried grain     see details / comment

Categories: 11.11.10.11., Crum, J. M .C., Death, Judgement, Eternal Life, Easter, France, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Laycock, Geoffrey, Noël Nouvelet, Times and Seasons 1 Comment

On the day of resurrection (StF 307)

On the day of resurrection     see details / comment

Categories: 87.87. (Trochaic), Easter, Emmaus, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Peterson, Michael, Sedio, Mark, Webb, Charles H.

On the journey to Emmaus with our hearts cold as stone (StF 308)

On the journey to Emmaus with our hearts cold as stone     see details / comment

Categories: Columcille, Easter, Haugen, Marty (auth), Haugen, Marty (comp), Irregular, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Young people

See, what a morning, gloriously bright (StF 309)

See, what a morning, gloriously bright     see details / comment

Categories: Easter, Getty, Keith (auth), Getty, Keith (comp), Guitar chords available, Irregular, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Townend, Stuart (auth), Townend, Stuart (comp), Wright, Paul Leddington, Young people

Sing a song, sing a joyful song (StF 310)

Sing a song, sing a joyful song     see details / comment

Categories: Easter, Guitar chords available, Irregular, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Johnson, Helen (auth), Johnson, Helen (comp), Johnson, Mark (auth), Johnson, Mark (comp), Praise, Young people

The day of resurrection (StF 311)

The day of resurrection,
earth, tell it out abroad!     see details / comment

Categories: 76.76.D., Easter, Ellacombe, Germany, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Neale, John Mason, Praise

Thine be the glory (StF 313)

Thine be the glory     see details / comment

Categories: 55.65.65.65. and refrain, Budry, Edmond L., Easter, Handel, George Frederick, Hoyle, Richard B., Jesus Risen and Ascended, Praise 1 Comment

This joyful Eastertide (StF 314)

This joyful Eastertide     see details / comment

Categories: 67.67. and refrain, Easter, Jesus Risen and Ascended, Vreuchten, Wood, Charles

When Easter to the dark world came (StF 316)

When Easter to the dark world came     see details / comment

Categories: 88. and refrain, Boyce-Tillman, June, Easter, English traditional, Guitar chords available, Hamilton, W. H., Jesus Risen and Ascended, Percival, Allen Dain, Praise, Young people

When the Temple veil was rent (website only)

“When the Temple veil was rent and the earth shook violently” by Norman Goreham…     see details / comment

Categories: 77.77.D., Aberystwyth, Conflict, Suffering and Doubt, Easter, Goreham, Norman, Holy Week, Latest hymns (submit to stfplus@methodistchurch.org.uk)