O Come, O Come Emmanuel

O come, O come, Emmanuel

O come, O come, Emmanuel

O come, O come, Emmanuel
And ransom captive Israel

From: http://www.carols.org.uk/o_come_come_emmanuel.htm

The favourite O Come, O Come Emmanuel carol was originally written in Latin text in the 12th Century. The author of the words and composer to the music of O Come, O Come Emmanuel is unknown. It is , however believed that the melody was of French origin and added to the text a hundred years later. The Latin was translated into English by John Mason Neale in 1851.

Lets see if I can’t get this photoblog going again!

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One response to “O Come, O Come Emmanuel

  • Kris

    From the (almost) very bottom of the World down here in Tasmania, I wish you a very Merry Christmas/Yule/Jul/Winter Solstice/Summer Solstice/Amaterasu/Brumalia/ Deygān/Dōngzhì/Hanukkah/Hogmanay/Jonkonnu/Korochun/Kolyada/koleda/Wren day/Lenæa/Meán Geimhridh/Lohri/Midvinterblót/Modranicht/Mummer’s Day/Rozhanitsa Feast/Şewy Yelda/Soyalangwul/Ziemassvētki/Āshūrā/Ras as-Sana al-Hijreya or whatever festival you choose to Celebrate!

    If you’re opting out this year, have a great time in the next few weeks and keep up the good work!

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