Little Drummer Boy lyrics

Song lyrics to Little Drummer Boy, a Christmas carol The Little Drummer Boy (originally known as Carol of the Drum) is a popular Christmas song written by the American classical music composer and teacher Katherine Kennicott Davis in 1941. First recorded in 1951 by the Trapp Family Singers, the song was further popularized by a … Continue reading Little Drummer Boy lyrics

Break Forth, O Beauteous, Heavenly Light

Song lyrics to ‘Break Forth, O Beauteous, Heavenly Light’, a traditional Christmas carol Break forth, O beauteous, heav’nly light And usher in the morning Ye shepherds, shrink not with affright But hear the angel’s warning This Child now weak in infancy Our confidence and joy shall be The pow’r of Satan breaking Our peace eternal … Continue reading Break Forth, O Beauteous, Heavenly Light

Bring a Torch, Jeannette, Isabella song lyrics

Song lyrics to ‘Bring a Torch, Jeannette, Isabella’, a traditional French Christmas carol Bring a Torch, Jeanette, Isabella (French: Un flambeau, Jeannette, Isabelle) is a Christmas carol which originated from the Provence region of France in the 17th century. The song is usually notated in 3/8 time.  The carol was first published in France, and … Continue reading Bring a Torch, Jeannette, Isabella song lyrics

What Child Is This?

Song lyrics to the classic Christmas carol, ‘What Child is This?’ What Child Is This? is a Christmas carol, lyrics were written by William Chatterton Dix, in 1865. At the time, Dix had been struck by a severe illness. While recovering, he underwent a spiritual renewal that led him to write several hymns, including lyrics … Continue reading What Child Is This?

A Babe Is Born In Bethlehem

Song lyrics to A Babe Is Born In Bethlehem, Words and Music: Puer natus in Bethlehem, a 14th Century Latin Hymn 1. A Babe is born in Bethlehem, Bethlehem, Therefore rejoice, Jerusalem. Hallelujah! Hallelujah! 2. Within a manger He doth lie, He doth lie, Whose throne is set above the sky. Hallelujah! Hallelujah! 3. Stillness … Continue reading A Babe Is Born In Bethlehem

O Christmas tree

O Christmas tree song lyrics O Tannenbaum, aka. O Christmas Tree is a German Christmas song. Based on a traditional folk song, it became associated with the traditional Christmas tree by the early 20th century and sung as a Christmas carol. The modern lyrics were written in 1824, by Ernst Anschütz. The original lyrics do not actually … Continue reading O Christmas tree

The First Noel

The First Noel song lyrics Song lyrics to The First Noel - traditional classical English Christmas carol. Noel is an Early Modern English synonym of "Christmas" The first Noel, the angel did say, Was to certain poor shepherds in fields as they lay; In fields where they lay keeping their sheep, On a cold winter’s night … Continue reading The First Noel

O Little Town of Bethlehem

O Little Town of Bethlehem song lyrics Song lyrics to O Little Town of Bethlehem written by Phillip Brooks in 1867, inspired by his horseback journey from Jerusalem to Bethlehem on Christmas Eve 2 years earlier—"I re­mem­ber stand­ing in the old church in Beth­le­hem, close to the spot where Je­sus was born, when the whole … Continue reading O Little Town of Bethlehem

We Three Kings of Orient Are

Song lyrics to the classic Christmas carol We Three Kings of Orient Are, written by john H. Hopkins, Jr. in 1857 We three kings of Orient are Bearing gifts we traverse afar. Field and fountain, moor and mountain, Following yonder star. Chorus O star of wonder, star of night, Star with royal beauty bright, Westward … Continue reading We Three Kings of Orient Are