Easter Sunday April 5 :: Resurrection

The Three Marys at the Tomb Resurrection Morning, Henry Ossawa Tanner (1910, American)

image  :: The Three Marys at the Tomb Resurrection Morning, Henry Ossawa Tanner (1910, American)

“He has risen, as he said.”
Matthew 28:6                                        

Love’s redeeming work is done,
Fought the fight, the battle won,
Death in vain forbids His rise,
Christ hath opened paradise.

Charles Wesley, Short Hymns on Select Passages of the Holy Scriptures (1762)

sound  :: Symphony No. 2, “Resurrection”, Finale, Gustav Mahler (1888-94)

[Risen. Won. Mahler based the amazing finale of Symhony 2 on Friedrich Klopstock’s “Auferstehn, ja aufer stehn wirst du“; Also, “I will preach with my brush,” —Henry Ossawa Tanner]

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s