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By Father Johann Roten, S.M.

Oh Little Town of Bethlehem

Phillips Brooks (lyrics)
Lewis Redner (music)
1868

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.


Nativity set: The Feast of the Upright People (Burkina-Faso) from the Marian Library's Crèche Collection 

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