Uses: Easter Scripture: John 20:1-8; Colossians 3:1-4; Acts 10:34-43; Psalm 118:1-2 Christ is risen! Christ is risen indeed! Crown the day with alleluias as you sing this glorious new anthem of praise. The main theme is instant in its appeal. Sharp rhythms and rustic abandon characterize its main section while a gradually contrasting legato section paints the scene of God's redeeming work.