Christ is Born

A contemporary Christmas song based on Luke 2: 8-20.

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To download the lyrics, click here.

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Click here to download the lead sheet.

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The mp3 is available from iTunes and others. The song can also be streamed on many services such as Spotify, Apple Music, and Google Music. Canadian customers, please contact David Kai at for possible discounts.

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Just a lonely shepherd, watching o’er his flocks by night

Gazes and amazes at the star that shines so bright

“Surely it’s a sign of something great to come

Could be the coming of the holy one?”

Then streaming down from heaven, there suddenly appeared

A host of angels, singing praises, ringing in his ears...