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Go to sleep my Son
This manger for your bed
You have a long road before You
Rest Your little head

Can You feel the weight of Your glory?
Do You understand the price?
Or does the Father guard Your heart for now
So You can sleep tonight?

Go to sleep my Son
Go and chase Your dreams
This world can wait for one more moment
Go and sleep in peace

I believe the glory of Heaven
Is lying in my arms tonight
But Lord, I ask that He for just this moment
Simply be my child

Go to sleep my Son
Baby, close Your eyes
Soon enough You'll save the day
But for now, dear Child of mine
Oh my Jesus, Sleep tight



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    UnregisteredApr 12, 2012 at 3:24 am
    While there are more songs than we can count that focus of the baby in the manger and praise mary for carrying him, this is the night jesus was born as seen by joseph, mary's husband. It's a deeply moving and powerful song, and is a beautiful reminder that it's wasn't just a virgin mother and her child--joseph was there too.

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