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27
SONG OF THE BIRTH OF CHRIST.
Followis ane Sang of the birth of Christ, with the Tune of Baw lulalaw.
I come from heuin to tell The best nowellis that euer be fell, To yow thir tythinges trew I bring, And I will of them say and sing.
This day to yow is borne ane childe, Of Marie meike and Virgine mylde; That blissit barne, bining and kynde, Sail yow rejoyce baith heart and mynd.
It is the Lord Christ, God and man, Hee will doe for you quhat hee can ; Himselfe your Sauiour hee will bee, Fra sinne and hell to make zow free.
Hee is our richt saluation From euerlasting damnation, That ze may ring in gloir and blis, For euer mair in heuin with his.
Ze sail him find but marke or wring, Full sempill in ane cribe lying;

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