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A Carol a Day

By Father Johann Roten, S.M.

Silent Night

Joseph Mohr (lyrics)
Franz Xaver Gruber (music)
1818

Silent Night! holy night!
Son of God, love's pure light.
Radiant beams from Thy holy face,
With the dawn of redeeming grace,
Jesus, Lord, at Thy birth,
Jesus, Lord, at Thy birth.


Nativity set: Challenge of Inculturation (Congo) from the Marian Library's Crèche Collection 

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