229. 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: Edith M. G. Reed (1925)
Meter: 447.447.44447
Scripture: Luke 2:6-20
Topic: Christ's Gracious Life: Birth and Baptism; Christian Year: Christmas; Christian Year: Epiphany
Source: Polish carol
Language: English
Tune Information
Name: W ZLOBIE LEZY
Harmonizer: Austin C. Lovelace (1964)
Arranger: Edith M. G. Reed (1926)
Meter: 447.447.44447
Key: G Major
Source: Polish carol
Copyright: Harm. © 1965 Abingdon Press



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