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331. Who Is He Born in the Stall

1 Who is he born in the stall,
at whose feet the shepherds fall?
Who is he in deep distress,
fasting in the wilderness?

Refrain:
'Tis the Lord, O wondrous story!
'Tis the Lord, the King of glory!
At his feet we humbly fall,
crown him, crown him, Lord of all!

2 Who is he the people bless
for his words of gentleness?
Who is he to whom they bring
all the sick and sorrowing? [Refrain]

3 Who is he that stands and weeps
at the grave where Lazarus sleeps?
Who is he the gath'ring throng
greet with loud triumphant song? [Refrain]

4 Lo! at midnight, who is he
prays in dark Gethsemane?
Who is he upon the tree
dies in grief and agony? [Refrain]

5 Who is he that from the grave
comes to heal and help and save?
Who is he that from his throne
rules thro' all the world alone? [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: Who is he born in the stall
Title: Who Is He Born in the Stall
Author: Benjamin R. Hanby (1866, alt.)
Refrain First Line: 'Tis the Lord, O wondrous story!
Meter: 7.7.7.7.ref.
Language: English
Publication Date: 2018
Scripture: ;
Topic: Christ: As Conqueror; Christ: Deity of; Christ: Exaltation of (1 more...)
Tune Information
Name: LOWLINESS
Composer: Benjamin R. Hanby (1866)
Meter: 7.7.7.7.ref.
Key: A♭ Major



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