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O Holy Night

O holy night the stars are brightly shining, It is the night of the dear Savior’s birth. Long lay the world in sin and sorrow pining, Till He appear’d, and the soul felt its worth. A thrill of hope the … Continue reading

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A Child Is Born in Bethlehem

A child is Born in Bethlehem, Glad tidings for Jerusalem! And there He lies in manger poor, Whose reign shall last forevermore. Chorus Infant beaming bright, Cheer all with Thy light, Infant we adore Evermore. And kings from out the … Continue reading

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The Snow Lay on the Ground

The snow lay on the ground, the stars shone bright, When Christ our Lord was born on Christmas night. Venite adoremus Dominum, Venite adoremus Dominum. ‘Twas Mary, daughter pure of holy Ann, That brought into this world the God made … Continue reading

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While This Low Earth

While this low earth was filled with sadness, All heaven was jubilant with gladness, As broke the joyous Christmas morning long ago; When Christ was born for our salvation, The long Desired of every nation, Who came to save, and … Continue reading

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While Shepherds Watched

While shepherds watched their flocks by night all seated on the ground, The angel of the Lord came down and glory shone around. “Fear not,” said he, for mighty dread had seized their troubled mind, “Glad tidings of great joy … Continue reading

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Advent Hymn

Creator of the starry frame, Eternal light of all who live; Jesu, Redeemer of mankind, An ear to thy poor suppliants give. When man, o’erwhelm’d in sin and death, Was wholly lost in Satan’s snare, Love brought thee down to … Continue reading

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What Beauteous Sun-Surpassing Star

What beauteous sun-surpassing star, O’er Bethlehem’s lonely road, Reveals a rising brighter far, And shows the cradled God! The star from Jacob see arise, By prophets long foretold; The silent nightly messenger, The nations East behold. While thus the star … Continue reading

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