A Vision of All Saints
London: John Hodges, 1871
Christmas-tide content from the fourth of his five collections of verse.
God Cometh, Let The Heart Prepare ("Judgment At The Door") - Second Advent
Dark Fall The Hours This Winter-Tide ("The Bridegroom Coming at Midnight") - Second Advent
There Was Silence In Bethlehem's Fields That Night - A Song of the First Christmas Night
Christians, Carol Sweetly - A Carol for Christmas Day
Rachel, Weeping For Her Children - The Holy Innocents
Infant Jesus, We Adore Thee - The Circumcision
St. Gabriel Came To Mary - The Annunciation
In addition to many of the hymns and carols linked above, Mr. Dix was the author of several other notable hymns and carols including these two for the Christmas-tide:
As with Gladness, Men of Old - Version 3
What Child Is This? (Version 1 from Bramley and Stainer, 1871)
For additional details about Dix together with links to additional hymns and carols, see: William Chatterton Dix.
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