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Merry, Merry Christmas Time

Waft the tidings far and near

Author: C. F. Weape
Tune: [Waft the tidings far and near]
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Waft the tidings far and near,
Merry, merry Christmas time;
Ring it out with right good cheer,
Merry, merry Christmas time.
Merrily we welcome Christmas day,
Cheerily we sing our Christmas lay;
List the merry strains from far away,
Merry, merry Christmas time.

Waft the tidings far and near,
Merry, merry Christmas time;
Ring it out with right good cheer,
Merry, merry Christmas time.

2 Welcome, welcome, once a year,
Merry, merry Christmas time;
Hear it ringing loud and clear,
Merry, merry Christmas time.
It is not the time for us to mourn,
Cast away all gloom, ’tis Christmas morn;
Wake from earthly sleep, for Christ is born,
Merry, merry Christmas time. [Refrain]

3 Sing aloud with holy glee,
Merry, merry Christmas time;
Tell it out o’er land and sea,
Merry, merry Christmas time.
Ring the merry bells in tuneful lay,
Spread the joyful news, ’tis Christmas day;
Everyone is happy, blithe and gay,
Merry, merry Christmas time. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #8346

Author: C. F. Weape

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Text Information

First Line: Waft the tidings far and near
Title: Merry, Merry Christmas Time
Author: C. F. Weape
Refrain First Line: Waft the tidings far and near
Copyright: Public Domain


The Cyber Hymnal #8346
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  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)


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The Cyber Hymnal #8346

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