Angels We Have Heard on High

 


Lyrics

  1. 1. Angels we have heard on high

    Sweetly singing o’er the plains,

    And the mountains in reply

    Echoing their joyous strains.

  2. [Chorus]

    Gloria in excelsis Deo.

    Gloria in excelsis Deo.

  3. 2. Shepherds, why this jubilee?

    Why your joyous strains prolong?

    What the gladsome tidings be

    Which inspire your heav’nly song?

  4. 3. Come to Bethlehem and see

    Him whose birth the angels sing;

    Come, adore on bended knee

    Christ the Lord, the newborn King.

Text: French carol, ca. 1862

Music: French carol

Book
Hymns
Hymn Number
203
Music
French carol
Text
French carol.
Scriptures
Luke 2:8–20, Psalm 95:6
Meter
7 7 7 7
7 7 7 7 (with refrain)
Topic
Christmas
Tune
Gloria
Languages
Bahasa Indonesia
Kita Dengar Malaikat di Atas (Buku Nyanyian Pujian)
90
Dansk
Engle fra Guds himmelsal (Salmebog)
126
Deutsch
Engel auf den Feldern singen (Gesangbuch)
133
Español
Cantan santos ángeles (Himnario)
126
Français
Les anges dans nos campagnes (Cantiques)
125
Gagana Samoa
Ua Logo Pesega a Agelu Mai Luga (Viiga)
115
Italiano
Gli angeli lassù nel ciel (Innario)
122
Latviešu Valoda
Eņģeļi tik līksmi dzied (Garīgo dziesmu grāmata)
126
Lea Fakatonga
Fanongoa Kau ʻĀngelo
112
Lietuvių Kalba
Džiugų himną angelų (Giesmynas)
110
Magyar
Angyalok a mennyekben (Himnuszoskönyv)
125
Norsk
Hør en himmelsk englesang (Salmebok)
119
Português
Anjos Descem a Cantar (Hinário)
124
Q'eqchi'
Ebʼ li anjel xeʼbʼichan
126
Reo Tahiti
Hīmene te mēlahi
120
Română
Îngeri de sus se-auzeau (Imnuri)
127
Suomi
Kuului laulu enkelten (Laulukirja)
127
Svenska
Änglasång från himlens höjd (Psalmboken)
143
Tagalog
Anghel Aming Narinig (Himnaryo)
124
Български
Чухме, пеят ангели (Сборник химни)
126
Русский
Ангелы поют с Небес (Книга гимнов)
118
Українська
Пісня ангелів луна (Збірник гімнів)
118
ภาษาไทย
เราได้ยินทวยเทพสวรรค์ (หนังสือเพลงสวด)
95
한국어
천사들의 노래가 (찬송가)
125
中文
天使歌唱在高天 (聖詩選輯)
124
日本語
み使い空に (賛美歌集)
119