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Good Christian people all

Good Christian people all

Author: E. Haskins
Tune: ST. ZACHARIAS
Published in 10 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Good Christian people all,
A merry Christmas day;
Hark how the bells do call!
Arise and come away!

Refrain:
Come see the wondrous thing
The angels’ lips reveal!
And let the joy-bells ring
A welcome to the newborn King,
With a merry, merry Christmas peal,
With a merry Christmas peal,
Noel! Noel! Noel!
Let all upon the earth that dwell,
Sing praises to Emmanuel:
Noel! Noel! Noel!

2 Oh, praise the King of Heav’n!
For on this blessèd morn
To us a son is giv’n,
To us a child is born! [Refrain]

3 Springs forth a fruitful rod
From Jesse’s royal stem,
And Christ, incarnate God,
Is born at Bethlehem. [Refrain]

4 Enwrapt in swathing bands,
And in a manger laid,
Behold Him, by whose hands
The heav’ns and earth were made. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #10149

Author: E. Haskins

Late 19th Century We have little data on Haskins, except that he was a minister. --www.hymntime.com/tch Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Good Christian people all
Author: E. Haskins

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The Cyber Hymnal #10149
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

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The Cyber Hymnal #10149

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