Saturday, April 03, 2010

Glorious Day - Then Sings My Soul Saturday

In honor of Easter, here's Casting Crown's version of an old hymn... depending on your hymnbook, you may have known it as "One Day" or "O Glorious Day." Strange how a new melody can make you hear the words almost as if it's the first time...

Glorious Day
Casting Crowns

One day when Heaven was filled with His praises
One day when sin was as black as could be
Jesus came forth to be born of a virgin
Dwelt among men, my example is He
Word became flesh and the light shined among us
His glory revealed

Living, He loved me
Dying, He saved me
Buried, He carried my sins far away
Rising, He justified freely forever
One day He’s coming
Oh glorious day, oh glorious day

One day they led Him up Calvary’s mountain
One day they nailed Him to die on a tree
Suffering anguish, despised and rejected
Bearing our sins, my Redeemer is He
Hands that healed nations, stretched out on a tree
And took the nails for me

One day the grave could conceal Him no longer
One day the stone rolled away from the door
Then He arose, over death He had conquered
Now He’s ascended, my Lord evermore
Death could not hold Him, the grave could not keep Him
From rising again

One day the trumpet will sound for His coming
One day the skies with His glories will shine
Wonderful day, my Beloved One, bringing
My Savior, Jesus, is mine

Oh, glorious day

More songs of inspiration can be found at Amy's.


Marina@EBMR said...

I remember singing this with my youth group...brings back memories...beautiful words

Thanks for Sharing!

Blessings to you and yours this Easter


Lisa notes... said...

I've enjoyed listening to The Altar CD over and over again since the concert. I connect with the songs so much better now.

Hope you, Brian, and the kids have a great Easter tomorrow!
Love you,

Debbie said...

This is actually a new song for me. But I enjoyed it and loved the words.

Happy Easter!


Mocha with Linda said...

I remember this wonderful old hymn. Thanks for sharing!

Have a blessed Easter!

Elizabeth said...

Happy Resurrection Weekend!

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