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On Santa Claus
GEORGE A. BAKER, JR. Brave old times those were. In ...

O Little Town Of Bethlehem
PHILLIPS BROOKS O little town of Bethlehem, ...

The Newest Thing In Christmas Carols
ANONYMOUS God rest you, merry gentlemen! ...

Hymn On The Nativity
JOHN MILTON It was the winter wild, Whi...

A Christmas Hymn
ANON Written in the Chapel of the Manger, in the...

Cradle Hymn
ISAAC WATTS Hush, my dear, lie still and slu...

A Christmas Piece
Of garnered rhyme, from hidden stores of olden time tha...





A Christmas Carol






JOSIAH GILBERT HOLLAND

There's a song in the air!
There's a star in the sky!
There's a mother's deep prayer
And a baby's low cry!
And the star rains its fire while the Beautiful sing,
For the manger of Bethlehem cradles a king.

There's a tumult of joy
O'er the wonderful birth,
For the virgin's sweet boy
Is the Lord of the earth,
Ay! the star rains its fire and the Beautiful sing,
For the manger of Bethlehem cradles a king.

In the light of that star
Lie the ages impearled;
And that song from afar
Has swept over the world.
Every hearth is aflame, and the Beautiful sing
In the homes of the nations that Jesus is King.

We rejoice in the light,
And we echo the song
That comes down through the night
From the heavenly throng.
Ay! we shout to the lovely evangel they bring,
And we greet in his cradle our Saviour and King!





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