Precious Child, so sweetly sleeping
In a virgin’s fond embrace;
Heav’nly hosts their watch are keeping
O’er Thy humble dwelling place;
Blest Messiah, newborn King,
Let my heart its tribute bring.
Anthems joyous now are
In the skies of Bethlehem;
Angels their sweet song are singing,
“Peace on earth, good will to men.”
Precious Jesus, at Thy
Heaven’s peace is brought to earth.
Sweetly rest, Thou promised Savior,
By the prophets long
Brightly beams the Father’s favor,
Now all men His love behold.
Virgin born Immanuel,
Let my tongue Thy praises
Promised Savior, I adore Thee,
Son of David, Son of God!
What can mortals bring before Thee?
is Thine on earthly sod.
Take my heart and let it be
Filled with love, dear Child, to Thee.
Christian lyrics online will lead you to thousands of lyrics to hymns, choruses, worship songs and gospel recordings. Free Christian hymn lyrics include popular hymns, both new and old, traditional and modern, as well as rare and hard-to-find hymns. We have been online since 2004 and have reached over 1 million people in
over 150 countries worldwide. In 2007, this site became the largest Christian lyrics site on the entire internet.
© 2011 Hymnlyrics.org &
Carden's Design. All Rights Reserved. This website is privately owned and operated.