O thou joyful, O thou wonderful grace revealing Christmastide

Author: Johannes Daniel Falk; Johann C. Heinrich Holzschuher
Composer: Sicilian folk tune; Tattersall’s Psalmody, 1794


Languages (6)

This song text has been indexed at SingPraises.net in the following languages:

  • Dutch: O, hoe heerlijk, hoe begeerlijk
  • Italian: Lieti siamo in cuor
  • Spanish: O Thou Joyful
  • Swedish: O du saliga, o du heliga


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Representative lyrics

German (Original Language)

O du fröhliche

Gesangbuch (1996), no. 132

1. O du fröhliche, o du selige, gnadenbringende Weihnachtszeit! Welt ging verloren, Christ ward geboren: Freue, freue dich, o Christenheit!

2. O du fröhliche, o du selige, gnadenbringende Weihnachtszeit! Christ ist erschienen, uns zu versühnen: Freue, freue dich, o Christenheit!

3. O du fröhliche, o du selige, gnadenbringende Weihnachtszeit! Himmlische Heere jauchzen dir Ehre: Freue, freue dich, o Christenheit!

4. O du fröhliche, o du selige, gnadenbringende Weihnachtszeit! König der Ehren, dich wolln wir hören! Freue, freue dich, o Christenheit!