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Away in a Manger

MUELLER

Anon, Philadephia, 1885, 1892

James R. Murray, 1887

1. A - way
in a
bed,
man - ger, no crib for a
2. The cat - tle are low - ing, the ba - by a - wakes,
3. Be near me, Lord Je - sus, I ask thee to
stay

Je - sus lay
Je - sus no
ev - er, and

down where he
down from the
thy
ten - der

down his sweet head;


cry - ing he makes;
love me,
I
pray;

lay,
sky,
care,

the
and
and

the
stars
I
love
bless all

the
but
close

lit - tle Lord


lit - tle Lord
by me for -

look
Look
in

in
the bright sky
thee, Lord Je - sus!
the dear child - ren

lit - tle Lord Je - sus, a - sleep on the hay.


stay by my cra - dle till morn - ing is nigh.
fit
us for heav - en to
live with thee there.

Away in a Manger
CRADLE SONG
William J. Kirkpatrick, 1895

Anon, Philadephia, 1885, 1892

1. A - way in a
man - ger, no
2. The cat - tle are low - ing, the
3. Be near me, Lord Je - sus, I

down his sweet head;


cry - ing he makes;
love me, I
pray;

the
and
and



the
Lord
dear

lit - tle Lord


stay by my
fit us for

stars in
the
love thee,
I
bless all
the


lay,
sky,
care,

the
lit - tle Lord Je - sus laid
lit - tle Lord Je - sus no
but
close by me for - ev - er, and

crib for a bed,


ba - by a - wakes,
ask thee to stay

down where he
down from the
thy
ten - der

Je - sus, a cra - dle till


heav - en, to

bright sky looked


Je - sus! Look
child - ren in

sleep in the
morn - ing is
live with thee

hay.
nigh.
there.