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Mark D. Roberts
Christmas Carols Archives

I have a new collection of Christmas music and I love it. Jeff Johnson and Brian Dunning have teamed up once again to produce a stellar album of Christmas music. Their earlier Christmas collections, A Quiet Knowing Christmas and Stars …Read More

Part 3 of series: Christmas Carol Inspiration Permalink for this post / Permalink for this series In yesterday’s post I explained that the beloved carol, “Hark! The Herald Angels Sing” was originally penned with a different opening line, “HARK how …Read More

Part 2 of series: Christmas Carol Inspiration Permalink for this post / Permalink for this series “Hark! The Herald Angels Sing” is surely one of the most popular and beloved of Christmas carols. Each year, it is sung in thousands …Read More

Part 1 of series: Christmas Carol Inspiration Permalink for this post / Permalink for this series For several years I have wanted do a series on Christmas carols, one that would include some interesting bits of history as well as …Read More

Part 4 in the series: More Christmas Carol Surprises Permalink for this post / Permalink for this series Three years ago I posted the list of the top 25 Christmas songs according to ASCAP (The American Society of Composers and …Read More

Part 3 in the series: More Christmas Carol Surprises Permalink for this post / Permalink for this series I can still remember the moment many years ago when my youth leader at church said, “You know, ‘Jingle Bells’ really isn’t …Read More

Part 2 in the series: More Christmas Carol Surprises Permalink for this post / Permalink for this series What are your favorite Christmas carols? From one perspective this is an easy question. My guess is you already have some answers …Read More

Part 1 in the series: More Christmas Carol Surprises Permalink for this post / Permalink for this series Three years ago I did a blog series called Christmas Carol Surprises. As we draw near to Christmas, I thought it might …Read More