When Christ's appearing was made known


See How vain the cruel Herod's fear.


Words: Caelius Sedulius, fifth century;
trans. Hymns Ancient & Modern, 1861, attr. to John Mason Neale elsewhere;
the first verse in this version is trans. The Hymn Book of the Anglican Church of Canada and the United Church of Canada, 1971

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