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133. From Heaven Above to Earth I Come

Text Information
First Line: From heaven above to earth I come
Title: From Heaven Above to Earth I Come
Original Language: German
Translator: Catherine Winkworth (1827-1878)
Author: Martin Luther (1483-1546)
Meter: LM
Publication Date: 1998
Scripture: ; ; ;
Topic: Christmas; Epiphany
Copyright: St. 3-6 © 1978 Lutheran Book of Worship / Augsburg Fortress
Tune Information
Harmonizer: Hans Leo Hassler (1564-1612)
Meter: LM
Key: C Major
Source: Geistliche lieder auffs new gebessert und gemehrt, Leipzig, 1539

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