10/3793L, SATB, $3.20
Date released: 2006
This robust, yet stately anthem exhorts us to praise God for the gift of His resurrection power in our lives through the redemptive work of Jesus Christ. Hayes has crafted a regal, hymn-like melody that trumpets the good news of Eastertide and is sure to stir the hearts of your congregation to worship. Hayes concludes with two stanzas of the beloved “Hymn to Joy” and a final “Jesus Christ is risen! Alleluia!”. This anthem is dramatic, filled with flourishes and has all the musical elements to grandly celebrate the joy of Easter.