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It came upon the midnight clear,
That glorious song of old,
From angels bending near the earth
To touch their harps of gold,
Peace on the earth, good will to men
From heaven's all gracious King
The world in solemn stillness lay,
To hear the angels sing.

With all these times of sin and strife
The world has suffered too long
Beneath the angels voice has groaned
Two thousand years of wrong
And men at war with men can't hear
The love song that they bring
So stop this noise you men of war
And hear the angels sing

Midnight clear,
Midnight clear

Peace on the earth, good will to men
From heaven's all gracious King
The world in solemn stillness lay,
To hear the angels sing.



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