Dec 232011

Away in a manger • No crib for His bed The little Lord Jesus Laid down His sweet head
The stars in the sky Looked down where He lay The little Lord Jesus  Asleep on the hay
The cattle are lowing The poor Baby wakes But little Lord Jesus No crying He makes

Away in a Manger is one of my favorite carols. It presents a beautiful picture of the baby Jesus in a stable with animals. This is the classic image of the nativity, but is this what it was really like? Continue reading »

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