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‘And again I say, Rejoice’

From the November 20, 2017 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel

R ejoice … Out of curiosity, I recently searched the roots of this word and found them to include more than expected. The origin is two archaic French words: re (expressing intensive force) and joir (to experience joy).

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