Silent night, holy night. Usual English: Translation of the Mäori: Silent night, holy night All is calm, all is bright Round yon Virgin Mother and child Holy infant so tender and mild Sleep in heavenly peace Sleep in heavenly peace Silent night holy night Shepherds quake at the sight Glory streams from … Rev. 6. Though are closed those Eyes so sweet, Now the shepherds went their way, Discover the lyrics and story of "Silent Night" along with music videos below! This well known Anglo-American version was written in 1859 by John Freeman Young. Far and near, the Angels song, The English lyrics to "Silent Night" are below: Silent Night Lyrics. Silent Night, Holy Night 5. Holy night! Silent night! Born to save us all. Silent night! Silent night! Wondrous news to shepherds tell! Sounding loud from far and near, Child of heaven! Sleep in heavenly peace, Holy Babe, smiles alight, Where today all the might Son of God! As a brother gently embraced Jesus, Lord at thy birth. Slumber in heavenly peace, 5. Holy night! Christ the Saviour is born, Sleeps the infant Christ. Holy Night! 1. Jesus the Savior of man! Holy night! Silent Night was first played at St. Nicholas Church in Oberndorf bei Salzburg, Austria. Wondrous Star, O lend Thy light! "Sleep, sleep, my Babe Divine! Still the night, Holy the night, Blessèd was that happy morn, "Glory be to God in heav'n; oh, what light ‘Jesus, the Saviour, is here! Jesus, a Saviour, is born; Strains of heavenly peace, O how bright Grace divine! Watch o'er the child, beloved and fair, 6. All the world redeemed, O how bright peace Offerings to the promised King, With the angels let us sing "Peace!" As the dawn of salvation draws near, Holy Infant, so tender and mild, Sleep in heavenly peace! Silent Night, Holy Night God in human form! (verses 1-3), ca. Jesus their brother proclaim! All is calm, All is bright Round yon Virgin, Mother and Child Holy Infant so Tender and mild, Sleep in heavenly peace, Sleep in heavenly peace. As the Child of peace and love Silent night! Holy Night! 4. Silent Night. Jesus our Saviour is here! holiest 2. 3. Sleeps the world, hid from sight, Silent Night! hallowed night! Holy night, Silent night; holiest 2. 3. Silent night! Silent night! Radiant beams from Thy holy face 3. mild,), Soloist:  Sleep in peace, Silent Holy Night, Sleep in Jesus Christ is here! Verse Two: Jane Montgomery Campbell, alt. Bright the star shines afar, Spread the tidings o'er hill and plain, Sleep in heavenly peace! 1875. Christ is here, all is light, holiest night! Silent night! night! Silent Night was written on Christmas Eve in 1818 in Oberndorf, Austria. ENGLISH Music: Franz Xaver Gruber, 1818 Words: John Freeman Young, 1863 Silent night, holy night All is calm all is bright 'Round yon virgin Mother and Child Holy infant so tender and mild Sleep in heavenly peace Sleep in heavenly peace Silent night, holy night, Shepherds quake at the sight. Attempting a more literal translation than the standard rhyming Silent Night. Silent Night was first played at St. Nicholas Church in Oberndorf bei Salzburg, Austria. All is calm, all is bright. Full of heavenly joy. Silent Night in the language. Sleep in heavenly peace! Singing the Christmas morn ! Peaceful night! Hark the wondrous angel throng, But the Son, to set us free Shepherds hear the angels sing — 1. into English. Holy night! Silent night! Sleeps in Mary’s arms, Jesus, our Master, is here; And then Jesus, as brother embraced. Silent night! Below you will find lyrics, music video and translation of Silent Night - Carrie Underwood in various languages. Jesus Christ is here!" Breaks the day when the Saviour of men. Holy Night! Rang so loud from near and far; Christ the Light of the World, Verse One: Unknown, Rev'rent watch with Mary mild Shepherds quake at the sight Glories stream from heaven afar Heavenly hosts sing Alleluia! Since times of our fathers He hath Sleep in heavenly peace. 2. Jesus the Saviour is come, Child of heaven! Christ th' incarnate God. God sends his Son to earth below night! Curly haired Infant so tender and fair, Full of heavenly joy. Blessed was that happy morn, Silent night, night of God, Shepherds first heard the tale; Angels crying out Alleluia. Told by angelic Alleluja, Christ our Saviour is here, Silent night, holy night! Sleep in heavenly peace. It was declared an intangible cultural heritage by UNESCO in 2011. Peace on earth to you is giv'n, Slumber in heavenly peace. Which the Angel chorus sing Glories stream from heaven afar Heavenly hosts sing Alleluia, Christ the Savior is born! Young and old, gather near! To improve the translation you can follow this link or press the blue button at the bottom. Jesus, Lord at Thy birth. Silent night! Christ the Savior … Continue reading "Silent Night" Beams the ray of heavenly grace Silent night! the holiest child. 1. Jesus the Saviour is here. 3. hallowed night! their watch are keeping, Soloist:  Their flocks are safe within the fold, Secure night! Joseph Mohr in Mariapfarr, Austria. English lyrics to Silent Night. Sleeps the world in peace tonight. is announcing the good news: Strikes for us now the hour of grace, Homage to this Child to pay: holiest All things sleep, shepherds keep Silent night, holy night Son of God, love's pure light Radiant beams from Thy holy face With the dawn of redeeming grace Jesus, Lord, at Thy birth Jesus, Lord, at Thy birth Silent night, holy night All is calm, all is bright Round yon Virgin Mother and Child Holy Infant so tender and mild Sleep in heavenly peace Sleep in heavenly peace Jesus the Savior is here, Shepherds first saw the sight Shepherds quake at the sight. 5. Starry skies beaming bright, Holy night! Silent Night Christmas Carol (English) Silent Night, holy night Brings peace to people everywhere And at the manger, the Holy Mother Watches alone, smiling, Over the Child's sleep, Over the Child's sleep. Silent night! All is calm, all is bright Silent night, holy night! Shines where Mary watches there, Site Design by Northern Kentucky Web Design LLC. Little child, O how bright Heard from heaven the white-robed throng Verse Three: John Freeman Young. 3. holiest Silent night! It was a poem written in German by an Austrian priest named Father Joseph Mohr. 3. 1. Affiliate Links - may generate a commission for the website owner The lyrics found on this page are the property of their respective authors, artists and record labels, the lyrics provided here are for educational purposes only. Bearing down to earth the song, 3. Christ the Saviour is here. Loud proclaiming near and far; Where the manger so rude and wild Silent night! Strains of heavenly peace. Clear proclaiming a Saviour born ! Her child Jesus sweet and fair. Jesus, our Saviour is here! Soloist:  'Neath the silent stars a town is sleeping, Shepherds on the hills, Silent night, holy night All is calm, all is bright Round yon Virgin Mother and Child Holy Infant so tender and mild Sleep in heavenly peace Sleep in heavenly peace Silent night, holy night! 3. Heavenly harps their chorus swell! Jesus, salvation for all. Silent night! Borne by angels from near and far, Giving life and love to all, 3. Silent Night! Alleluia! Sleep in heavenly peace! Jesus the Saviour is here! Stopford A. Brooke (1832-1916), ca. 3. Shows the grace of His holy might In the infant Saviour's face, Silent night, holiest night, Ring, proclaiming from far and near, 3. Round yon Virgin Mother and Child! Saviour since thou art born, night! Silent night, holiest night, Shepherds quake at the sight; hallowed night! o - l - y, H o l y  N i g h t Silent night, holy night, The world is calm, all is sleeping, All things sleep, Angels bright Son of God, love’s pure light Holy night! Peaceful Silent night, holy night! Sounding everywhere, both near and far: Holy Night" 2. Abundant grace for our intent. Jesus, Lord at thy birth Watch and wind sleepless in love, Softly glitters bright Bethlehem's star. Shepherds first saw the sight Of angels singing alleluia Calling clearly near and far: Christ, the saviour is born Christ the Saviour is born. 2. The Lord in Heav'n on high decreed All is light! Holy Infant, so tender and mild, Sleep in heavenly peace! Holy night! Holy night! The song Silent Night in English. Murm'ring low her lullaby; Silent Night! It means that he/she will be happy to … (verses 1-3), ca. Silent night, holiest night! Silent night, sacred night! Shepherds first with delight See the Eastern Magi bring, ", 3. Promised to spare all mankind! Gather round, people dear! Thro' the darkness beams a light, Slumber in heavenly peace. Softly listens the wondering air. Wond'rous star, lend thy light, Silent night, holiest night, 2. Christ, our Lord, at thy birth. Yonder, where they sweet vigils keep Silent night, holy night!All is calm, all is bright. Thou in Bethlehem born. 1813 - 14 June 1883). Sleep, God's Son and mine! Wondrous Star, O lend Thy light! While earth’s peoples, with once voice, 1. Shepherds quake at the sight! Angels' song with wonder hear, Save that pair who lone vigil keep Jesus Christ is here! Shepherds quake at the sight!      "Christ the Lord is come." night! Thou in Bethlehem born. Hallelujah to the King. Mindful of mankind's plight Far and near breaks the morn ! But who composed the carol, and what are the original lyrics? Silent night! Purple dome, starry light ! Light around! Silent night, holy night! Hallelujah, hail the King, night, — heralding dawn ! 3. Holy night! Mārie te pō, tapu te pō (MAORI) Mārie te pō, tapu te pō, Marino, marama, Ko te Whāea, me te Tama, Tama tino, tapu rā, Moe mai i te aio, Moe mai i te aio. O'er the Child Who, in softest sleep, may you bring peace to the world, With the advent of the Son, Radiant, from thy innocent face, 2. 2. Silent night! Jesus the Saviour is born. Guiding star, O, lend thy light! Jesus their brother proclaim! Son of God thy birth doth sound 2. Born to save us all, Holy night! Holy night! Christ the Redeemer is here. In this saving hour of thy grace, Group:   (Round yon Virgin, Mother and Child)   (Holy Infant, so tender  and Love from your holy lips shines clear, O'er his cradle the glad vigils share. night! Christ, the Saviour, is born! Silent night, holy night, Thro' the darkness beams a light; hail the King! Angel voices wake the air; The music to Silent Night was composed in 1818 by Franz Gruber. "Silent Night" (German: "Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht") is a popular Christmas carol, composed in 1818 by Franz Xaver Gruber to lyrics by Joseph Mohr in the small town of Oberndorf bei Salzburg, Austria. All asleep, lonely light, Source: Eleanor Smith, et al., eds., The Children's Hymnal (New York: American Rests in heavenly peace. Hail the morn with joyful song:      Saviour, born for us. Silent night! 3. Silent night! Holy Night! night! Darkness flies, all is light, Silent night, holy night, Shepherds quake at the God's Son laughs, o how bright. Brought the world peace tonight, 4. Son of God, love's pure light If you like this song, please buy the music and support the artist. Holy night! Sleeps the world, yet the light On the plain wakes the strain, "Silent Night" in English Silent night, holy night All is calm all is bright 'Round yon virgin Mother and Child Holy infant so tender and mild Sleep in heavenly peace Sleep in heavenly peace Silent night, holy night, Shepherds quake at the sight. And unseen, while all is still, Christ, calmly asleep. Peace on earth angels cry, Christ, calmly asleep. Christ the Saviour is born, Christ the Saviour is born. Holy child with the clustering hair, Silent night, holy night! 2. Shepherds listen while angels sing ", Rev. Holy infant so tender and mild, Sleep in heavenly peace, Sleep in heavenly peace Silent night, holy night! Adam’s sin damned us quite, Group:  (Sleep in heavenly peace, Sleep in heavenly peace.). Shines, the light of redemption and grace 4. Beckoning Israel's eye from afar Sleep in heavenly peace! Holiest night! Where adoring watch the pair, Guiding Star, O lend Thy light! Darkness flies and all is light! Promised to spare all mankind! From earthly woes we would be freed Holy watch Joseph keeps; Son of God, love's pure light Love is smiling from thy face, Christ, the Saviour is born Christ, the Saviour is born Silent night, holy night Glories stream from heaven afar Heavenly hosts sing Alleluia, Christ the Savior is born! Hear the Alleluias ring Earth is hushed, Heav'n a-light! Alfred Edersheim (1825-1889), ca. holiest night! Holy Down from heaven's golden height "Sleep, sleep, O Baby King! Christ the Saviour is here, This beautiful carol is now sung around the world in over 300 languages and dialects. stars above Lyrics to Silent Night. Jesus, as one of mankind. Obligato:  (Carol) Holy night! Christ, our Lord, at thy birth, Jesus Christ is here! "Christ the Saviour has come, So with fatherly love rejoice, Jesus the Savior is come. Hark! Christ, the Saviour, is born! 3. Holy Night! Slumber in heavenly peace “Holy, harmless, and undefiled," Peace for ever shall reign. from danger, want, or cold, 1. The original “Silent Night” Chapel adorned with snow in Oberndorf, Austria. Lovely boy-child with curly hair, 2. Silent Night! “Jesus, the Saviour, is here!” 2. 2. Guiding Star, O lend Thy light! angel-Hosts glorified, Oíche Chiúin. Jesus the Saviour is born! Earth awake, silence break, Is in every feature protray'd! night! Silent night, holy night, Silent night! Shadows of the past are gone Silent night, holy night, "Peace on earth, Good-will to men; 2. Jesus, our Master, is here. Rests in heav'nly peace. Sleep in heavenly peace. Christ the Saviour is born. hallowed night! Inspired by the Christmas story of Jesus' birth, Mohr wrote this hymn as a celebration of the anticipation of the arrival of the newborn savior. Bethlehem wakes to hear the strain: Shepherds first saw the light, 4. Holy night! Land and deep silent sleep; Holy night! Silent Night! All is calm, all is bright Round yon virgin mother and Child. Blissful night, prophesied; Jesus, all nations on earth, Gifts and homage to our King! Watch, as in His Father's care The world's most famous Christmas song, Silent Night, comes to us from Austria.It was first performed on Christmas Eve 1818 at St. Nikola Church in the village of Oberndorf. From the heavenly kingdom sent, Jesus, our Saviour is here, Silent night! 6. Rests in heavenly peace. Silent night! Sleeps in Mary’s arms. Rests in heavenly peace, the holiest child, Heard the angelic Alleluia Jesus, the Saviour, is here!’, Holy Night Darkness flies! Where the watch of the shepherds is kept, 1. 1.Silent night, holiest night, Holy infant with curly hair, Floats around the holy pair: Heaven is near, earth is bright, Sung by heavenly harbingers bright, God's dear Son, bringeth light, Holy child with the clustering hair, Submitted by: Jean Rowsell, Stille Nacht Museum Arnsdorf, Salzburg Silent Sleep in heavenly peace, Son of God, love's pure light, 3. Glories stream from Heaven afar, holiest Silent night! From the Father’s stern decree, Child of David's line, "Christ the Savior is here!". Site Design by Northern Kentucky Web Design LLC, It's Beginning To Look a Lot Like Christmas - Michael Bublé, Affiliate Links - may generate a commission for the website owner. The story goes that ‘Silent Night’ (originally ‘Stille Nacht’) was first performed on the evening of Christmas Eve in 1818. The music video with the song's audio track will automatically start at the bottom right. Bethlehem sleeps yet what light Silent night! Tekst: , cir­ca 1816-1818 (Stille Nacht); uit het Duits naar het Ne­der­lands ver­taald door (1858-1935). Saving us all from sin's dark thrall Jesus the Saviour is here! hail the King! Peaceful and may you reign here: (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); In 1816 the text to Silent Night was written by Fr. Mary bends His Face to see, See the eastern wise men bring Sleep in heavenly peace! 3. Peaceful night! 3. Saviour, born for us. Heavenly Hosts sing Alleluia! Sleeps the earth, calm and quiet; He is Christ the Lord, Holy Night! 2. 1. Jesus, a Saviour, is born. The Messiah is born! peaceful night! Jesus, salvation for all. His Heart doth watchful beat; Darkness flies and all is light! Guiding Star, O lend Thy light! Silent night, holiest night, The tidings from star to star, Whisp'ring round the Child so fair: Angels watch above, Christ the Light of the World. Calling clearly near and far: A Child from whom all blessings flow The song has been recorded by many singers across many music genres. Jesus, the Savior is here 1. 4. night! Holy ight! Christ, the Saviour is born, Alleluia to our King! Christ the Savior Self Christ the Savior Self. Christ the … Continue reading Silent Night → 1. Book Company, 1918), #85, p. 99. Shining where the mother mild Silent night! Sleeping in heavenly rest. 5. a Seraph sings, Shepherds quake at the sight. 1. Silent night! Sleep in heavenly peace! Peaceful night! "Christ the Lord is come.". Now there strikes the hour of grace;