In Bethlehem in Jewry This blessed Babe was born. And laid within a manger. Upon this blessed morn. The which His Mother Mary Did nothing take in scorn.
In Bethlehem city, in Jewry it was, Where Joseph and Mary together did pass; And there to be taxed as many one more, When Caesar commanded, the truth it.
God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen is an English traditional Christmas carol. It is in the Roxburghe That he was born in Bethlehem. The Son of God by name. And it is, etc. 2. In Bethlehem, in Jury. This blessed babe was born. And laid within a manger. Lyrics · Notable versions · Popular culture and commercial · Notes.