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NATIVITY


From the Eastern Mountains


Away in a Manger 44
(AWAY IN A MANGER 6,5,6,5,D)
Martin Luther, 1483-1546 Carl Mueller
 
1.
A-way in a man-ger, No crib for his bed,

The lit-tle Lord Je-sus Laid down his sweet head,
The stars in the sky Looked down where he lay,
The lit-tle Lord Je-sus, A-sleep in the hay.

2.
The cat-tle are low-ing, The poor b-by wakes,

But lit-tle Lord Je-sus, No crying he makes.
I love thee, Lord Je-sus, Look down from the sky,
And stay by my side Un-til morn-ing is nigh. A-men






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