“Christ is Risen!” Chanted in Many Languages

“Christ is Risen!” Chanted in Many Languages


Christ is risen! Truly He is risen!

Although there are many beautiful and popular hymns from Pascha, none is as well known as “Christ is risen,” which is chanted repeatedly and with great joy.

“Christ is risen from the dead, by death trampling upon death, and to those in the tombs He has granted life!”

Embedded above is an exceptional video, with this famous hymn chanted in many languages and styles: Church Slavonic, Spanish, Arabic, Greek, Aramaic, English, French, Korean, Estonian, Latin, Ethiopian, Serbian, Polish, Spanish, Belarusian, Georgian, Romanian, Albanian, Japanese, German, Chinese, Hungarian. and several others!

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Seraphim Danckaert

Seraphim Danckaert is Director of Mission Advancement at St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary. He holds an M.Div. from Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology and is a Ph.D. candidate in theology at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.