56. Lo, how a Rose e'er blooming

1 Lo, how a Rose e'er blooming
from tender stem hath sprung!
Of Jesse's lineage coming,
as those of old have sung.
It came, a floweret bright,
amid the cold of winter,
when half spent was the night.

Text Information
First Line: Lo, how a Rose e'er blooming
Translator: Theodore Baker
Publication Date: 1993
Source: 15th cent. German
Notes: Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming (United Methodist Hymnal #216)
Tune Information
Harmonizer: Michael Praetorious
Arranger: Charles H. Webb
Key: B♭ Major
Source: Alte Catholische Geistliche Kirchengesäng,
Copyright: Arr. © 1993 Abingdon Press
Notes: Arrangement 1 (Male chorus); may be combined with handbell arrangement (#57); not to be combined with Hymnal harmonization which is in F

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