Carols Old and Carols New: For Use at Christmas and Other Seasons of the Christian Year

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Parish Choir, 1916 - Carols - 659 pages
 

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good resource. four-part arrangements with lyrics.

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Page 151 - And ye, beneath life's crushing load Whose forms are bending low, Who toil along the climbing way, With painful steps and slow ; Look now, for glad and golden hours Come swiftly on the wing — Oh rest beside the weary road And hear the angels sing...
Page 225 - How silently, how silently, The wondrous gift is given! So God imparts to human hearts The blessings of His heaven. No ear may hear His coming, But in this world of sin, Where meek souls will receive Him still, The dear Christ enters in.
Page 82 - Thus spake the seraph ; and forthwith Appeared a shining throng Of angels, praising God...
Page 82 - To you, in David's town, this day, Is born of David's line, The Saviour, who is Christ, the Lord, And this shall be the sign : 4 "The heavenly Babe you there shall find, To human view displayed, All meanly wrapped in swathing bands, And in a manger laid.
Page 119 - Now let the heavens be joyful; Let earth her song begin ; Let the round world keep triumph And all that is therein...
Page 230 - Months in due succession, Days of lengthening light, Hours and passing moments, Praise Thee in their flight; Brightness of the morning, Sky and fields and sea, Vanquisher of darkness, Bring their praise to Thee.— REF.
Page 253 - Come,, then, let us hasten yonder! Here let all, Great and small, Kneel in awe and wonder ! Love Him Who with love is yearning ! Hail the Star, That from far Bright with hope is burning...
Page 6 - Tis the spring of souls to-day ; Christ hath burst His prison, And from three days' sleep in death As a sun hath risen ; All the winter of our sins, Long and dark, is flying From His light, to Whom we give Laud and praise undying.
Page 230 - Loose the souls long prisoned, bound with Satan's chain ; All that now is fallen raise to life again ; Show Thy face in brightness, bid the nations see ; Bring again our daylight : day returns with Thee...
Page 189 - All hail," and hearing, May raise the victor strain. 3 Now let the heavens be joyful, Let earth her song begin, The round world keep high triumph, And all that is therein ; Let all things seen and unseen Their notes together blend, For Christ the Lord is risen, Our joy that hath no end.

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