We believe

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"Great is the mystery of faith - Christ has died, Christ is risen, Christ will come again." Often in church worship we can be good at remembering the cross, but not so hot on the equally magnificent truths of Jesus' resurrection and second coming. The three verses of this song approach these topics in turn. I was particularly keen to celebrate the second coming as a time when God renews heaven and earth, putting creation back the way it was meant to be. I tried to keep the music catchy and singable, with straightforward chords that I think any church worship band can pick up quickly.

1.We believe in our suffering saviour,
Jesus Christ hung upon the cross,
sinless man, ruler of creation;
in his death we see mercy's cost.
As we trust in our suffering saviour,
our hope remains:

Christ has died,
Christ is risen,
Christ will come again.
Christ has died,
Christ is risen,
Christ will come again.

2.We rejoice in our living saviour.
On the third day he rose from death.
As the Spirit of Christ lives in us,
we are raised in his righteousness.
We give praise to our living saviour,
lift high his name:

3.We have hope in our coming saviour,
in the day when in Christ we'll rise,
made anew with the whole creation,
sharing his everlasting life.
As we wait for our coming saviour,
we will proclaim:

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Thank you again... I came to your site and got our Easter song...Love this site...
Nancy Petrick at 17:52 on 15th March 2014
We have translated this song into Bosnian and will be using it on Easter Sunday at our church in Sarajevo - thanks!
Julia Kragulj at 13:33 on 26th March 2013
Great song! I'll be using this on Easter Sunday!
Dan Dehner at 04:47 on 24th March 2013
so nice....i luv it....
elizabeth seban at 14:52 on 10th April 2012
very nice, i love the chorus!
Gavin Ball at 14:54 on 30th March 2012
Fantastic! Really easy to teach, brilliant words that lift minds and hearts, and a chorus that works brilliantly tagged on the end of other songs/times of sung worship
Simon Bray at 16:12 on 19th September 2011
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