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List! The Glad Song

List, the glad song, beautiful song

Author: Maria Straub
Tune: STILLE NACHT
Published in 3 hymnals

Representative Text

1 List! The glad song, beautiful song,
God is love, God is love,
Hear the voices forever they tell,
Softly, gently, the echoes swell,
Whispering God is love,
Whispering God is love.

2 Hear the soft breeze, whispering breeze,
Sigh and swell, sweetly tell,
In a murmuring melody sweet
They the story so softly repeat
Whispering God is love,
Whispering God is love.

3 Now the birds sing, joyfully sing,
God is love, God is love,
Hark the melody floateth away
On the wings of the morning gay,
Whispering God is love,
Whispering God is love.


Source: Gems of Song: for the Sunday School #55

Author: Maria Straub

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Text Information

First Line: List, the glad song, beautiful song
Title: List! The Glad Song
Author: Maria Straub
Refrain First Line: Whispering, God is love

Tune

STILLE NACHT

Although he composed nearly one hundred works, Franz Gruber is remembered for only one–the tune of "Silent Night," composed on Christmas Eve, 1818. He scored the tune for tenor and bass soli (sung by Mohr and Gruber on that night) with the final phrase to be repeated in harmony (sung by the villag…

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Gems of Song #55

Highest Praise #d93

Junior Hymns #d72

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