“For Unto Us A Child Is Born…”

The wonder and glory of the birth of Jesus resound as Isaiah’s words are sung in this chorus from Handel’s Messiah.

For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace.
Isaiah 9:6


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MessiahLibretto:  Old and New Testament Passages selected by Charles Jennens
Oratorio:  George Frideric Handel
Antony Walker conducting the Orchestra of the Antipodes and Cantillation.

Christmas Candle Stars: ChristianPhotos.net – Free High Resolution Photos for Christian Publications: cropped with “Messiah” wording added.

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