Silent Night: A Christmas Carol Is Born




      Silent Night: A Christmas Carol Is Born
One of the world s most inspiring Christmas carols had its humble beginnings in a small village near Salzburg, Austria Just before Christmas at St Nicholas Church in Oberndorf, organist Franz Gruber prepared to practice But, instead of beautiful music, out came a terrible wheeze Dampness had damaged the organ bellows A Christmas Eve service with no organ music was unimaginable On that Austrian eve in 1818, Father Joseph Mohr was preparing for the Christmas mass As his thoughts filled with the first Christmas, he remembered a simple poem he d written years ago Father Mohr shared his poem with Gruber Would the words be suited for a song accompanied by guitar Maureen Brett Hooper provides a charming account of how the universally loved carol Silent Night, Holy Night was born, while Kasi Kubiak s soft oil paintings capture the magic of that holy night long ago. Best Read [ Silent Night: A Christmas Carol Is Born ] author [ Maureen Brett Hooper ] – heartforum.co.uk

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  • Hardcover
  • 32 pages
  • Silent Night: A Christmas Carol Is Born
  • Maureen Brett Hooper
  • English
  • 08 December 2018
  • 1563977826

10 thoughts on “ Silent Night: A Christmas Carol Is Born

  1. Luisa Knight says:

    A nice telling of how the Silent Night carol came to be with delightful illustrations.Ages 5 11 Like my reviews I also have hundreds of detailed reports that I offer too These reports give a complete break down of everything in the book,...

  2. Laura (Book Scrounger) says:

    This book was chosen for Day 17 of our 25 Days of Christmas Books blog series

  3. Meg McGregor says:

    Christmas is about the Christ Child s birth and no carol expresses the beauty and simplicity better than Silent Night Little ones can now learn the history behind the carol.A wonderful book to share at the holiday season One little song can change the world as...

  4. Teri says:

    This is THE Christmas find of the year for us I had no previous exposure to the origin of Silent Night and this beautifully written story really touched my heart What a wonderful book

  5. Danette says:

    Read with Naomi.

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