A Child Is Born in Bethlehem
Words and Music:
natus in Bethlehem, a 14th
Century Latin Hymn
See Puer natus in Bethlehem from Dreves, with notes.
1. A Child is Born in Bethlehem,
And joy is in Jerusalem,
2. A lowly maiden all alone,
So all alone,
Gave birth to God's own Holy Son.
3. She chose a manger for His bed,
For Jesus' bed.
God's angels sang for joy o'erhead,
4. Give thanks and praise eternally,
To God, the Holy Trinity.
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