37. Infant Holy, Infant Lowly

1 Infant holy, Infant lowly,
for His bed a cattle stall;
Oxen lowing, little knowing
Christ the Babe is Lord of all.
Swift are winging Angels singing,
Noels ringing, Tidings bringing:
Christ the Babe is Lord of all.

2 Flocks were sleeping; Shepherds keeping
Vigil till the morning new.
Saw the glory, heard the story,
Tidings of a Gospel true.
Thus rejoicing, Free from sorrow,
Praises voicing Greet the morrow:
Christ the Babe was born for you.

Text Information
First Line: Infant holy, infant lowly
Title: Infant Holy, Infant Lowly
Translator and Paraphraser: Edith M. G. Reed (1925)
Meter: 4.4.7.4.4.7.4.4.4.4.7
Scripture: Luke 2:8
Language: English
Tune Information
Name: W ZLOBIE LEZY
Harmonizer: A. E. Rusbridge, 1917-1969
Meter: 4.4.7.4.4.7.4.4.4.4.7
Key: G Major
Source: Polish carol
Copyright: Harmonization by A. E. Rusbridge (1917-1969). Used by permission of Rosalind Rusbridge



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