He takes men out of time and makes them feel eternity.
Unfortunately there is nothing more inane than an Easter carol. It is a religious perversion of the activity of Spring in our blood.
Let every man and woman count himself immortal. Let him catch the revelation of Jesus in his resurrection. Let him say not merely, "Christ is risen," but "I shall rise."
Our Lord has written the promise of the resurrection, not in books alone, but in every leaf in spring-time.