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The Strife Is O'er

The Baptist Hymnal No. 172
Text: Latin Hymn; tr. Francis Pott
Music: Giovanni P. da Palestrina; adapt. William Henry Monk
Tune: VICTORY Meter: Irregular

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1.	The strife is o'er, the battle done; 
	The victory of life is won; 
	The song of triumph has begun: 

2.	The pow'rs of death have done their worst, 
	But Christ their legions has dispersed; 
	Let shouts of holy joy outburst: 

3.	The three sad days have quickly sped; 
	He rises glorious from the dead; 
	All glory to our risen Head! 

4.	Lord, by the stripes which wounded Thee, 
	From death's dread sting Thy servants free, 
	That we may live and sing to Thee: 

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