The Shepherd’s Carol (Round)
    Footnotes

    40b

    The Shepherd’s Carol

    Round

    Simply

    1. ① Mary, Mary, hush, see the Child.

    ② Joseph, Joseph, look, see how mild!

    [Chorus]

    ③ This is Jesus; this is our King.

    ④ This is our Savior; his praises we sing.

    2. ① All God’s children, come to adore,

    ② Bringing gifts of love evermore.

    [Chorus]

    ③ This is Jesus; this is our King.

    ④ This is our Savior; his praises we sing.

    To sing this song as a round, divide into groups. Begin with a new group at each number. Round may be sung with or without accompaniment.

    Words and music: Daniel Lyman Carter, b. 1955. © 1981 IRI

    Luke 2:13–14, 20