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Christ the Lord is risen today!
The text of this well-known Easter carol, by Charles Wesley, is found on a broadside in the Bodleian Library [Harding B.7 (62)] printed in Devonport for S. & J. Keys, 7 James Street, Devonport. It was -- and still is -- commonly sung to the tune "Savannah" from the Methodist Foundery Collection, sometimes attributed to John Wesley.

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"The Resurrection," by Carl Heinrich Bloch (1834-1890)
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