‘Alleluia! Alleluia! Let the Holy Anthem Rise’

Ah, two hymn requests! Now we’re cooking. I will post them in the order received.

First, for Phoebe, Alleluia! Alleluia! Let the Holy Anthem Rise, sung by the congregation at Queen of Angels Chapel, Spicewood, Texas. I’d never heard this hymn before: it’s got a lot of go to it.

About leeduigon

I have lived in Metuchen, NJ, all my life. I have been married to my wife Patricia since 1977. I am a former newspaper editor and reporter. I was also the owner-operator of my own small business for several years. I wrote various novels and short stories published during 1980s and 1990s. I am a long-time student of judo and Japanese swordsmanship (kenjutsu). I also play chess, basketball, and military and sports simulations. View all posts by leeduigon

One response to “‘Alleluia! Alleluia! Let the Holy Anthem Rise’

  • Phoebe

    Thank you, Lee! I especially love the stanza that begins, “Alleluia, alleluia, like the sun from out the wave, / He is risen up in triumph from the darkness of the grave.” But I also love the line in the first stanza about the mountains skipping with gladness. The whole song makes me want to laugh and dance and shout “Alleluia!”


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