75+ Easter Primary Songs for Singing Time

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I read through all the forum posts and scoured the songbooks and web to bring together all the best Easter Primary Songs for Singing Time! If you’re wondering what songs to include or to focus on teaching in Primary for the Easter holiday, we’re sharing our very favorites here.

You can start with this list of my 15 very favorite Easter Primary Songs, or continue on to find the perfect song by topic. We even have a list of music from The Friend magazine and other LDS composers so you have 75 songs to choose from!

Easter can fall on a variety of dates, as it’s determined by the cycles of the moon! It can be anytime between March 22nd and April 25th always on a Sunday. It recurs each year on the first Sunday after the Full Moon.

75 LDS Easter Primary Songs list in this massive collection that lists all our favorite songs to teach in Primary Singing Time for Easter! Including songs from the Children's Songbook, Hymn book, The Friend magazine, and LDS composers.

15 Favorite Easter Primary Songs

This collection lists my favorite 15 from all of the songs included in this post. This is in my personal order of favorites including songs from a variety of sources including the Children’s Songbook, Hymn book, The Friends, and other composers as well.

  1. Gethsemane (Not in CS)
  2. Did Jesus Really Live Again? #64
  3. I Feel My Savior’s Love #74
  4. The Miracle (Not in CS)
  5. Behold, Your Little Ones (Not in CS)
  6. When He Comes Again #82
  7. Beautiful Savior (Not in CS)
  8. Peace in Christ (Not in CS)
  9. Because (Not in CS)
  10. On a Golden Springtime #88 (vs 2)
  11. Easter Hosanna #68
  12. I Know That My Redeemer Lives – Hymn #136
  13. I’m Trying to Be Like Jesus #78
  14. My Heavenly Father Loves Me #228
  15. Teach Me to Walk in the Light #177
Favorite LDS Primary Easter Songs list

Easter Primary Songs by Topic

Primary Songs about the Atonement:

  • To Think about Jesus #71
  • Before I Take the Sacrament #73
  • Help Us, O God, to Understand #73b

Jesus is Risen:

  • Did Jesus Really Live Again? #64
  • He Died That We Might Live Again #65
  • Hosanna #66
  • Easter Hosanna #68
  • Jesus Has Risen #70
  • This is My Beloved Son #76 (vs 2 or 3)
  • Had I Been a Child #80
  • When He Comes Again #82
  • On a Golden Springtime #88 (vs 2)
  • Book of Mormon Stories #118 (vs 8)

Plan of Salvation Primary Songs:

Jesus Loves Us:

  • Jesus Is Our Loving Friend #58b
  • I Feel My Savior’s Love #74
  • I’m Trying to Be Like Jesus #78
  • Love One Another #136
  • I Think When I Read That Sweet Story #56

Fun Songs for Easter:

  • Do As I’m Doing #276 (Egg hunt, bunny hop…)
  • I Wiggle #271 (Wiggle like a bunny!)
  • “Give,” Said the Little Stream #236
  • Jesus Wants Me for a Sunbeam #60
  • Sing Your Way Home #193
75 LDS Easter Primary Songs list in this massive collection that lists all our favorite songs to teach in Primary Singing Time for Easter! Including songs from the Children's Songbook, Hymn book, The Friend magazine, and LDS composers.

Springtime Primary Songs:

  • Can a Little Child Like Me? #9 (vs 2)
  • I’m Glad to Pay a Tithing #150a (vs 1)
  • My Heavenly Father Loves Me #228
  • I Think the World is Glorious #230
  • All Things Bright and Beautiful #231
  • Beauty Everywhere #232
  • The World is So Lovely #233
  • The Prophet Said to Plant a Garden #237
  • Springtime is Coming #238
  • Because It’s Spring #239
  • In the Leafy Treetops #240
  • Birds in the Tree #241a
  • Rain is Falling All Around #241b
  • Popcorn Popping #242
  • Little Seeds Lie Fast Asleep #243
  • Little Purple Pansies #244
  • Happy Song #264
  • A Smile is like the Sunshine #267b

Easter Hymns:

  • Redeemer of Israel #6
  • All Creatures of Our God and King #62
  • All Glory, Laud, and Honor #69
  • I Believe in Christ Hymn #134
  • My Redeemer Lives #135
  • I Know That My Redeemer Lives #136
  • While of These Emblems We Partake #173
  • God Loved Us, So He Sent His Son #187
  • Behold the Great Redeemer Die #191
  • He Died! The Great Redeemer Died #192
  • I Stand All Amazed #193
  • O Savior, Thou Who Wearest a Crown #197
  • That Easter Morn #198
  • He is Risen! #199
  • Christ the Lord is Risen Today #200

Other Primary Easter Songs

More LDS Primary Easter Songs:

This collection includes songs that are available on the church website, but are not included in the Children’s Songbook or the Hymn book. They could be from The Friend or other sources. Since they are on the church’s website, they are generally considered pre-approved for use in Primary.

Easter Primary Songs by LDS Composers:

There are some really beautiful Easter songs that you might also want to consider written by faithful LDS members.

*You will need Bishopric and Primary President approval and may need to purchase sheet music to use any of these songs.

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Printable Easter Primary Song List

As a helpful reference, you can bookmark or pin this post to easily find it year after year. I’ve also created a 2-page printable Easter Primary Song list that will be helpful to keep in your Singing Time Binder. For easy reference to all the links, and yearly updates with new songs, this post may still be your best go-to resource.

75 LDS Easter Primary Songs list in this massive collection that lists all our favorite songs to teach in Primary Singing Time for Easter! Including songs from the Children's Songbook, Hymn book, The Friend magazine, and LDS composers.

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