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O little town of Bethlehem


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O holy child of Bethlehem,
descend to us, we pray;
cast out our sin and enter in;
be born in us today.
We hear the Christmas angels
the great glad tidings tell;
O come to us; abide with us,
our Lord Emmanuel!

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O little town of Bethlehem
O little town of Bethlehem
Phillips Brooks (1868)
Meter: D
Spanish translation: "Pequeño pueblo de Belén" by B. B. G.; See also "Oh pueblecito de Belén" by Thomas M. Westrup
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ST. LOUIS (Redner)
Lewis H. Redner (1868)
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