Thy Birth upon our world hath given,
O Christ, the truth from highest heaven;
And they who served the stars of night,
Are taught to own a truer Light.
Led by the stars' ethereal sheen,
The Sun of Righteousness is seen;
And night that in their bosom dwells,
The Dayspring from on high dispels.
|First Line:||Thy Birth upon our world hath given|
|Greek Title:||ἡ γέννησίς σου Χριστὲ ὁ Θεὸς ἡμῶν|
|Source:||Horologion, p. 252|