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A Christmas Hymn of St. Ephraim the Syrian — AD 306-373

| December 25, 2010

A Christmas Hymn The feast day of your birth resembles You, Lord Because it brings joy to all humanity. Old people and infants alike enjoy your day. Your day is celebrated from generation to generation. Kings and emperors may pass away, And the festivals to commemorate them soon lapse. But your festival will be remembered […]

The Huron Carol – A Christmas Hymn- Twas in the Moon of Wintertime

| December 22, 2009

The Huron Carol by Heather Dale “Twas in the moon of wintertime when all the birds had fled That mighty Gitchi Manitou sent angel choirs instead; Before their light the stars grew dim and wondering hunters heard the hymn, Jesus your King is born, Jesus is born, in excelsis gloria.” In 1643, Jean de Brébeuf, […]