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The Ceremonies For Christmas Day
ROBERT HERRICK Kindle the Christmas brand, a...

Christmas On Big Rattle
THEODORE GOODRIDGE ROBERTS ARCHER sat by the rude ...

A Christmas Dream And How It Came True
"I'm so tired of Christmas I wish there never would b...

The Christmas Holly
ELIZA COOK The holly! the holly! oh, twine i...

The Christmas Carol
WILLIAM WORDSWORTH The minstrels played thei...

The Christmas Masquerade
MARY E. WILKINS FREEMAN ON Christmas Eve the Mayor...

A Christmas Song
TUDOR JENKS When mother-love makes all thing...





Christmas






ANON

Once in Royal David's city
Stood a lowly cattle shed,
Where a mother laid her baby
In a manger for His bed.
Mary was that mother mild,
Jesus Christ that little child.

He came down to earth from Heaven,
Who is God and Lord of all.
And his shelter was a stable,
And his cradle was a stall.
With the poor and mean and lowly,
Lived on earth our Saviour Holy.

And our eyes at last shall see Him
Through His own redeeming love,
For that child so dear and gentle
Is our Lord in Heaven above;
And He leads His children on
To the place where He is gone.

Not in that poor, lowly stable,
With the oxen standing by,
We shall see Him; but in Heaven,
Set at God's right hand on high,
When, like stars, His children crowned
All in white, shall wait around.





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