The Angle and the Shepherds

Now rise up, ye shepherds; this night is He born

Author: H. R. Bramley
Tune: [Now rise up, ye shepherds; this night is He born]
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: H. R. Bramley

English clergyman, a high-church Anglican. Text editor of Christmas Carols New and Old, 1871 (John Stainer was the music editor), a seminal work in the second period of carol revival. The usual four-part setting of "The First Nowell" appeared in this book. Published a number of translations of hymns and carols from the Latin.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Now rise up, ye shepherds; this night is He born
Title: The Angle and the Shepherds
Author: H. R. Bramley
Source: From the Towneley Mysteries
Language: English
Publication Date: 1878
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.



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