Reflections on the Carol: "O Holy Night"


O Holy Night is my hands-down favorite Christmas hymn and much to my children's chagrin I can listen to it over and over and over again (especially if Josh Groban is crooning it). This song is rich in meaning and has provided much over the years for me to meditate on and pray about.

Click here to read my reflections on  a few of it's most powerful lines.....

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  1. Apparently this carol was at one time condemned by the Church in France.
    http://www.beliefnet.com/entertainment/movies/the-nativity-story/the-amazing-story-of-o-holy-night.aspx
    A molder writer expresses some concerns with the words:
    http://www.relevantmagazine.com/culture/music/what-o-holy-night-gets-wrong-about-christmas
    PS. It's 'its most powerful lines'.
    A merry Christmas to one and all.

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