Little Children, All Draw Near
For Christmas Eve
Vom Himmel hoch da komm
ich her, by Martin
From Joseph Klug's Gesangsbuch, 1535
Notes and Translations: Notes for Vom Himmel Hoch Da Komm Ich Her
Text based on Luke 2: 1-18
Translation: J. Anderson, 1846
Source: Early Days, or the Wesleyan Scholar's Guide (John Mason, 1864), p. 355.
all draw near,
Tidings glad from heaven I bear ;
Such good news to you I bring,
I must speak of them, and sing.
In Bethlehem is born a Child, —
His mother a virgin mild ;
Come and see the wondrous sight,
He will be the world's ...
I don't think that this is the entire hymn, and will continue to look for additional verses.