Christmas Classics: The Story Behind 40 Favorite Carols

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Barbour Pub., 2010 - Religion - 155 pages
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Christmas carols form the soundtrack of the holiday season—and this book considers the “story behind the story” for 40 favorite holiday songs. Even the most familiar carols have a little-known history or some deeper meaning that makes them worthy of contemplation. Christmas Classics—The Story Behind 40 Favorite Carols provides that intriguing information for songs like “Silent Night,” “Joy to the World,” “Hark! The Herald Angels Sing” and more than three dozen others.

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Loved to see how the old hymns can to be

User Review  - Gerry - Christianbook.com

The is a great little book. I love to see how these great hymns came to be. The spirit of Christmas is great and this book enhances the enjoyment of worshiping as we sing these hymns. Read full review

Great for worhsip leaders

User Review  - zazzoo5 - Christianbook.com

This little book has great information for personal insight into the hymns/carols or for others like myself who lead the music and look for ways to introduce the songs. Read full review

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