Merry Christmas!

800px-Pietro_Perugino_cat73a ChristmasAs we celebrate our Savior’s birth, we wish you a full and rich time of worship and joy.
Enjoy this classic Christmas hymn with your friends and family. 

Break Forth, O Beauteous Heavenly Light

Break forth, O beauteous heavenly light,
and usher in the morning.
O shepherds, shudder not with fright,
but hear the angel’s warning:
this child, now weak in infancy,
our confidence and joy shall be,
the power of Satan breaking,
our peace eternal making.

Hymn Information

Text: st. 1, Johann Rist, 1641; tr. John Troutbeck, 1832-1899

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Pietro Perugino, Natività, courtesy of Wikimedia Commons,

Accession Number: Cat. no. 73 in Vittoria Garibaldi: Perugino. Catalogo completo. Octavo, Firenze 2000, ISBN 88-8030-091-1

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