The Hymns and Carols of Christmas

Gaudete, Quia Vobis

Words: George Radcliffe Woodward

 

Music: Setting of Ecco La Bella Lisa (or La Chicchirichi) by Charles Wood
MIDI / Noteworthy Composer / PDF

Source: Charles Wood and George Ratcliffe Woodward, eds., An Italian Carol Book (London: The Faith Press, Ltd., 1920), #6

1. Gaudete, quia vobis,
Gaudete, quia nobis
Puer est datus,
Quem Deum nomino.
Benedicite Domino,
Benedicite Domino:
Christus est natus,
Christus est natus.

2. Now, seeing God is born here,
Upon this happy morn here,
Let us adore him;
And, while Archangels cry,
'Glory be to God on high!
'Glory be to God on high!
Kneel we afore Him.
Kneel we afore Him.

Print Page Return Home Page Close Window

If you would like to help support Hymns and Carols of Christmas, please click on the button below and make a donation.


Related Hymns and Carols