Scripture Verse

This shall be a sign unto you: Ye shall find the Babe wrapped in swaddling clothes, lying in a manger. Luke 2:12


Lizzie DeArmond

Words: Liz­zie De­Ar­mond, in Up­lift­ed Voic­es, ed­it­ed by Ad­am Gei­bel & R. Frank Leh­man (Phil­a­del­phia, Penn­syl­van­ia: Gei­bel & Leh­man, 1901), num­ber 173.

Music: Ad­am Gei­bel (🔊 pdf nwc).

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Adam Geibel


Cradled in a manger,
On the fragrant hay,
Wrapped in peaceful slumber,
Baby Jesus lay.


Slumber, slumber, slumber on;
Slumber, sweetly slumber,
Thou Thought of God so dear;
Slumber on, slumber on,
Thou holy Babe.

Happy be Thy slumbers,
While sweet lullabies,
Sung by shining angels,
Echo through the skies.


Sleep, dear baby Jesus,
Love shall make the night
Full of joy and gladness,
Bright with Heaven’s light.