From the deep star-laden sky

From the deep star-laden sky

Author: Clara Louise Burnham
Tune: [From the deep star-laden sky]
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

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1 From the deep star-laden sky
Fell the incense down the air;
Golden censers swinging high
To the sound of music rare.

Refrain:
Glory to God! Glory to God!
Glory to God, and good will to men!

2 Stood the shepherds in the night
Listening spellbound to the song
That with more than earthly might
Rolled the happy vales along. [Refrain]

3 So with peace, good will on earth
Comes the holy Christmas tide,
Blessèd day of Jesus’ birth,
Spread its glories far and wide. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #10054

Author: Clara Louise Burnham

Born: May 26, 1854, Newton, Massachusetts. Died: June 20, 1927, Bailey Island, Maine. Buried: Harmony Vale Cemetery, North Reading, Massachusetts. Clara was the daughter of George Root and Mary Olive Woodman Root, and wife of Walter Burnham. Her works include: Sweet Clover: A Romance of the White City The Right Princess The Wise Woman A Great Love Miss Bagg’s Secretary: A West Point Romance Dearly Bought No Gentlemen The Mistress of Beech Knoll The Queen of Farrandale The Leaven of Love Opened Shutters, 1914 Jewel: A Chapter in Her Life, 1915 Instead of the Thorn, 1916 Heart’s Haven, 1922 Sources: Findagrave, accessed 18 Nov 2016 © The Cyber Hymnal™. Used by permission. (www.hymntime.com) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: From the deep star-laden sky
Author: Clara Louise Burnham
Refrain First Line: Glory to God

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #10054
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)



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