Angels We Have Heard on High

Vanessa WilliamsBuy this song

There've been times, when I thought I heard angels
And I must admit, it took me by surprise 
I heard rhythm, and the fullness of life
So rich, it brought tears to my eyes

 There was a time, I was sure I heard angels
It was a sound tinged with sadness, but loaded with the joy
Full of rhythm, and oh such music 
Kind of streetwise jubilation at the coming of that blessed boy

 Angels we have heard on high
 Sweetly singing o´er the plains 
And the mountains in reply  Echoing their joyous strain

Gloria, in excel sis deo
Gloria, in excel sis deo, oh

 Shepherds why this jubilee 
Why your joyous strains prolong 
What the gladsome tidings be
 Which inspire your heav´nly song

Gloria, in excel sis deo
Gloria, in excel sis deo, oh

Come to Bethlehem and see
Him whose birth the angels sing
Come adore on bended knee
 Christ the lord, the new born king

Gloria, in excel sis deo
Gloria, in excel sis deo, oh

 Angels we have heard on high

 Angels we have heard on high, (Gloria) [Repeat: x4]

 Angels we have heard

Written by: MACK DONALD III BROCK

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group, ESSENTIAL MUSIC PUBLISHING

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