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2 edition of story of "Silent night" found in the catalog.

story of "Silent night"

John Travers Moore

story of "Silent night"

by John Travers Moore

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Concordia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

For children.

Statementillustrated by Bob Hyskell and Leonard Coray.
The Physical Object
Pagination27p.,ill.,27cm
Number of Pages27
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20277384M

Dec 11,  · History of Hymns: “Silent Night, Holy Night” Holder Knabe mit lockigem Haar, schlaf im himmlischer Ruh. The story of “Stille Nacht” is one of the most endearing and enduring in Christian hymnody, though highly romanticized. Joseph Mohr () was an Austrian cathedral chorister in Salzburg as a boy. We sing “Silent Night. Your church choir will sing "Silent Night" as the climax to this beautifully dramatized story of how the song came to be written in Austria years ago. Father Joseph Mohr and church organist Franz Gruber become real people as they face a last-minute dilemma of .

Silent Night - A History of the Carol The Facts. In the text to Silent Night was written by Fr. Joseph Mohr in Mariapfarr, Austria. The music to Silent Night was composed in by Franz Gruber. Silent Night was first played at St. Nicholas Church in Oberndorf bei Salzburg, Austria. Dec 20,  · Deeply impressed, Mauracher took copies of the music and words of "Silent Night" back to his own Alpine village, Kapfing. There, two well-known families of singers — the Rainers and the Strassers — heard it. Captivated by "Silent Night," both groups put the new song into their Christmas season repertoire.

The premise of the story caught my interest. However, the writing didn't flow. Possibly the author tried too hard to stick to first person accounts and didn't make the book a Has Silent Night turned you off from other books in this genre? No. Dec 10,  · The Story of Silent Night: The Origin Of The Hymn Posted on December 10, by David Nelson An old photo of St. Nicholas Church where .


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May 04,  · Silent Night: The Story of the World War I Christmas Truce [Stanley Weintraub] on trc-music.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In the early months of World War I, on Christmas Eve, men on both sides of the trenches laid down their arms and joined in a spontaneous celebration.

Despite orders to continue shootingCited by: 2. Feb 08,  · Beautifully illustrated and simply written, this version of the "Silent Night" story hit home with our family as we are descendants from the little-known, but incredibly beautiful Austrian Tyrol, the setting for the story.

A copy is being sent to year old Tyrolean grandparents (in NY) to enjoy!/5(5). Sep 30,  · “Silent Night” was known around Europe and was sung in many languages for generations. But for years historians have argued about its history. Books, magazine articles, news reports and Internet web sites have told tall tales of a grand history for Silent Night.

But in reality, the story of Silent Night is as simple as the song itself. Silent Night: The Song and Its Story is a children's picture book written by Margaret Hodges and illustrated by Tim Ladwig. It is a book retelling the story about the creation of one of the most popular Christmas carols.

Hodges' text is simplistic, straightforward, and rather poetic/5. Oct 16,  · My first read book in And not a very good one, if I may add. Silent Night is a story about a family whose son gets kidnapped on Christmas eve, written by one and only Mary Higgins Clark aka 'Queen of Suspense'.

First thing I want to say is that I have no story of Silent night book how she got the name 'Queen of Suspense'/5. Night is the first in a trilogy—Night, Dawn, Day—marking Wiesel's transition during and after the Holocaust from darkness to light, according to the Jewish tradition of beginning a new day at nightfall.

"In Night," he said, "I wanted to show the end, the finality of the event. Everything came to an end—man, history, literature, religion, trc-music.com: Elie Wiesel. Hymn Story Silent Night Hymn lists by book of Bible There are several variations on the story of the writing of this hymn, but they all center on the little Church of St.

Nicholas in Obendorf, a village near Salzburg, Austria, on Christmas Eve, —and they all. "Silent Night" (German: "Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht") is a popular Christmas carol, composed in by Franz Xaver Gruber to lyrics by Joseph Mohr in the small town of Oberndorf bei Salzburg, Austria.

It was declared an intangible cultural heritage by UNESCO in The song has been recorded by many singers across many music trc-music.com: Joseph Mohr.

Dec 24,  · One of the most ubiquitous is the carol “Silent Night” (originally “ Stille Nacht ”) by Joseph Mohr (–) and Franz Gruber (–). It’s estimated that its lyrics alone have been translated into at least languages.

On more than one occasion in both World Wars, fighting at Christmas was brought to a temporary close by Author: Ancient-Origins. Silent Night, Holy Night Story Book - 12/pk. Write a Review. Help your children learn about the true meaning of Christmas with our Silent Night, Holy Night Collection.

All the gifts in this wonderful collection contain exclusive, full-color artwork and are sure to be a hit with kids of all trc-music.com: Autom. Silent Night includes vignettes of Kaiser William II's Christmas and of British General Sir John French's response when he learned about the truces, but it mainly relates the many incidents which.

"And there were shepherds living out in the fields nearby, keeping watch over their flocks at night"-- Luke A broken church organ was the reason "Silent Night" was created -- How the world's most famous Christmas carol came to be written and set to music Original church building near Salzburg, Austria, in which "Silent Night" was first sung.

Mar 05,  · Silent Night is a poignant story. We get to see tragic events unfold when a person is careless with their own and a loved one’s safety while operating a car. I thought Silent Night was well-written and engaging.

I sat down and read this story straight through (I wen to bed late even for me)/5(). Nov 01,  · J.D. Robb (Nora Roberts) and three other writers (Claire Cross, Dee Holmes and Susan Plunkett) make up the four stories in Silent Night.

I bought the book for the J.D. Robb Midnight in Death story although the other three weren't bad either.5/5(5). Pour yourself some eggnog, plug in the tree, and travel back to a snowy Austrian winter in There you'll meet a young priest whose poem 'Silent Night' would touch hearts all over the globe.

Featuring angelic music from the Vienna Boys' Choir, this heartwarming documentary recounts the history of the world's all-time favorite Christmas carol.

55 minutes.4/4(3). Some say that Mohr simply wanted a new carol for the service and was fond of the guitar as an instrument.

Some stories tell that both the poem and the music were hastily written that Christmas Eve. A manuscript for “Silent Night” in Mohr’s hand was discovered in which is dated Dec 13,  · Silent Night By: Juliet Groom and Tim Warnes Silent night, holy night, All is calm, all is bright.

All the animals gather together, Silent harmonious, happy forever. Together Big Bear and Little. Jan 07,  · A Book Review of Stanley Weintraub’s Silent Night. Some book reviews that I write are rather long, primarily because they were originally written for a theology class or something similar.

However, I do not intend for all my book reviews to be that long-winded. Stanley Weintraub’s Silent Night isn’t a book that warrants a long Read more “Silent Night: The Story of the World War I. Dec 18,  · The song, Silent Night, brings us home with still, silent voices in harmony all over the world every Chrismtas.

However, did you know there were rodents in the story behind Silent Night. Yes, in fact it was because of mice that Silent Night was written. On a cold Christmas Eve inJospeh Mohair was dismayed to learn that mice had nibbled through the organ bellows in his little Austraian. Nov 11,  · Stanley Weintraub is Evan Pugh Professor Emeritus of Arts and Humanities at Penn State University and the author of notable histories and biographies including 11 Days in December, Silent Night: The Story of the World War I Christmas Truce, MacArthur's War, Long Day's Journey into War, and A Stillness Heard Round the World: The End of the Great War/5.

'The Story of Silent Night' - 'The Story of Silent Night,' part of a collection of inspirational Christmas stories, tells of how the song 'Silent Night' came to be. See this story.Dec 23,  · The carol 'Silent Night' has been translated into languages and renditions have been sung by everyone, from Bing Crosby to Chewbacca.

This is the story behind its trc-music.com: Peter Tregear.Dec 10,  · Mohr took his poem to the schoolmaster and organist of a nearby town, Franz Xaver Gruber. He asked that Gruber write a melody to accompany the poem on guitar.

In several hours, Gruber had the music done and the carol was played for the first time that night at the Christmas Eve service. The song was not translated into English for another 50 years.