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53. The Virgin Mary Had a Baby Boy

1 The virgin Mary had a baby boy,
the virgin Mary had a baby boy,
the virgin Mary had a baby boy,
and they say that his name is Jesus.

Refrain:
He come from the glory,
he come from the glorious kingdom.
Oh, yes, believer!
Oh, yes, believer!
He come from the glory,
he come from the glorious kingdom.

2 The angels sang when the baby was born,
the angels sang when the baby was born,
the angels sang when the baby was born,
and they sang that his name is Jesus. [Refrain]

3 The shepherds came where the baby was born,
the shepherds came where the baby was born,
the shepherds came where the baby was born,
and they say his name is Jesus. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: The virgin Mary had a baby boy
Title: The Virgin Mary Had a Baby Boy
Publication Date: 1999
Topic: Christmas
Source: West Indian carol
Language: English
Refrain First Line: He come from the glory
Notes: Now Public Domain
Copyright: © 1945 Boosey and Company, Ltd, admin. Boosey and Hawkes, Inc.
Tune Information
Name: [The virgin Mary had a baby boy]
Arranger: John Barnard, b. 1948
Key: F Major
Source: West Indian carol
Copyright: © 1945 Boosey and Company, Ltd, admin. Boosey and Hawkes, Inc.






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