Christmas carol

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Noun1.Christmas carol - joyful religious song celebrating the birth of ChristChristmas carol - joyful religious song celebrating the birth of Christ
religious song - religious music for singing
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In the course of the night the free trappers surrounded the lodge of the Pierced-nose chief and in lieu of Christmas carols, saluted him with a feude joie.
Out in the garden stood a stately snow maiden, crowned with holly, bearing a basket of fruit and flowers in one hand, a great roll of music in the other, a perfect rainbow of an Afghan round her chilly shoulders, and a Christmas carol issuing from her lips on a pink paper streamer.
The Christmas carol, with its hammer-like rhythm, had fallen on his ears as strange music, quite unlike a hymn, and could have none of the effect Dolly contemplated.
'Christmas Carol' in the Court-house, and people came from all about to hear him.
The owner of one scant young nose, gnawed and mumbled by the hungry cold as bones are gnawed by dogs, stooped down at Scrooge's keyhole to regale him with a Christmas carol: but at the first sound of
For some years Dickens also published an annual Christmas story, of which the first two, 'A Christmas Carol' and 'The Chimes,' rank highest.
The holiday season is creeping up, which means two months' worth of Christmas carols is in order.
"There will be a wonderful array of Christmas carols and readings from special guests as we look forward to the Christmas festivities."
Lessons and Carols Traditional pipe organ music, stories about Christ's birth, Christmas carols and cocoa and cookies, 4 p.m.
JTA reports that the channel defended itself by explaining that "it did not select the carol but only broadcast songs that were chosen and compiled by the Center for Preservation and Promotion of Traditional Culture." Reassuringly, this suggests that anti-Semitic Christmas carols are merely the Romanian equivalent of Fiddler on the Roof.
Whether they are church or school services, people enjoy listening to choirs and joining in with their favourite Christmas carols.
The evening will also include more chances than ever before for the audience to join in with rousing Christmas carols.