Top 10 Easter Hymns - Worship Songs to Celebrate Christ

Discover the best hymns to worship and praise Jesus in song this Easter holiday! Give thanks for the sacrifice He made for our salvation.

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Top 10 Easter Hymns - Worship Songs to Celebrate Christ

"Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! According to his great mercy, he has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead"
1 Peter 1:3 ESV

"For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life"
John 3:16 ESV

10 Easter Hymns & Worship Songs

Easter is the celebration of eternal life in Jesus by faith. We give thanks that Jesus died for our sins so that we may be reborn through genuine faith in Him. Singing our praises is a powerful way to show our gratitude in worship and fellowship in Christ. May these Easter hymns fill your hearts with joy and thanksgiving for Christ!

10. Jesus Paid It All

Refrain:
Jesus paid it all,
All to Him I owe;
Sin had left a crimson stain,
He washed it white as snow.

Jesus Paid It All - Lyrics, Hymn Meaning and Story - GodTube

9. In Christ Alone

First Stanza:
In Christ alone my hope is found;
He is my light, my strength, my song;
This cornerstone, this solid ground,
Firm through the fiercest drought and storm.
What heights of love, what depths of peace,
When fears are stilled, when strivings cease!
My comforter, my all in all—
Here in the love of Christ I stand.

In Christ Alone - Lyrics, Hymn Meaning and Story - GodTube

8. When I Survey The Wondrous Cross

First Stanza:
When I survey the wond'rous Cross
On which the Prince of Glory dy'd,
My richest Gain I count but Loss,
And pour Contempt on all my Pride.

When I Survey the Wondrous Cross - Lyrics, Hymn Meaning, and Story

7. The Old Rugged Cross

Refrain:
So I'll cherish the old rugged Cross
Till my trophies, at last, I lay down
I will cling to the old rugged Cross
And exchange it some day for a crown

The Old Rugged Cross - Lyrics, Hymn Meaning and Story

6. Christ the Lord Is Risen Today

First Stanza:
Christ the Lord is risen today, Alleluia!
Earth and heaven in chorus say, Alleluia!
Raise your joys and triumphs high, Alleluia!
Sing, ye heavens, and earth reply, Alleluia!


Christ The Lord Is Risen Today - Lyrics, Hymn Meaning and Story

5. Amazing Grace

First stanza:
Amazing grace! How sweet the sound
That saved a wretch like me!
I once was lost, but now am found;
Was blind, but now I see.


Amazing Grace - Lyrics, Hymn Meaning and Story - GodTube

4. It Is Well With My Soul

Third Stanza:
My sin, oh, the bliss of this glorious thought
My sin, not in part but the whole,
Is nailed to the cross, and I bear it no more,
Praise the Lord, praise the Lord, o my soul


It Is Well With My Soul - Lyrics, Hymn Meaning and Story - Godtube

3. How Great Thou Art

Refrain:
Then sings my soul, My Saviour God, to Thee,
How great Thou art, How great Thou art.
Then sings my soul, My Saviour God, to Thee,
How great Thou art, How great Thou art!

How Great Thou Art - Lyrics, Hymn Meaning and Story - Godtube

2. I Surrender All

First Stanza:
All to Jesus I surrender,
All to him I freely give;
I will ever love and trust him,
In his presence daily live.


I Surrender All - Lyrics, Hymn Meaning and Story - GodTube

1. Blessed Assurance

Refrain:
This is my story, this is my song,
Praising my Savior all the day long;
This is my story, this is my song,
Praising my Savior all the day long.

Blessed Assurance - Lyrics, Hymn Meaning and Story - GodTube


Originally published January 29, 2020.