Child Jesus came from heaven to earth

Child Jesus came from heaven to earth

Author: H. C. Andersen; Translator: W. W. Caldwell
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: H. C. Andersen

Andersen, Hans Christian, son of poor parents, was born at Odense, Denmark, April 2, 1805, and died Aug. 4, 1875. He is well known as a poet, and a writer for children. His Christmas Carol, "Child Jesus comes from heavenly height," translated from the Danish, is in The Evangelical Hymnal, N. Y., 1880. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)  Go to person page >

Translator: W. W. Caldwell

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Text Information

First Line: Child Jesus came from heaven to earth
Danish Title: Barn Jesus i en Krybbe lad
Author: H. C. Andersen
Translator: W. W. Caldwell
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Heart and Voice #d33

Heart and Voice #d33

Hymns for the King's Children #d12

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Pilgrim Songs for the Sunday School #157

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School and Parish Hymnal: with tunes #69

The Parish School Hymnal #d38

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