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By Cynthia Rakes Bowden


Christmas Music Quiz

Draw a line to a picture of a word missing from a phrase of a song from the Children’s Songbook. (See answers below.)

Christmas Music Quiz(click to view larger)

Illustrated by Elise Black

  1. 1.

    “This is the _______ proclaiming the birth, singing ‘Hosanna!’ and ‘Peace on the earth!’” (“The Nativity Song,” pp. 52–53).

  2. 2.

    “Stuff a _______ for a loved one; hang the holly joyously” (“Have a Very Merry Christmas!” p. 51).

  3. 3.

    “And can you see so rev’rently the _______ kneeling there?” (“Picture a Christmas,” pp. 50–51).

  4. 4.

    “A loving mother laid her baby in a _______ filled with hay” (“Once within a Lowly Stable,” p. 41).

  5. 5.

    “‘And _______ will be born in a land far, far away’” (“Samuel Tells of the Baby Jesus,” p. 36).

  6. 6.

    “ _______ riding through the desert dark and far” (“Stars Were Gleaming,” p. 37).

  7. 7.

    “Fairest little Jesus child, from the heavens angels smiled. We a _______ before thee lay” (“Little Jesus,” p. 39).

  8. 8.

    “Onward going, gleaming, glowing, leading still, our Christmas _______ !” (“Stars Were Gleaming,” p. 37).

  9. 9.

    “Have a most exciting Christmas! Ring a bell and trim a _______ “ (“Have a Very Merry Christmas!” p. 51).

  10. 10.

    “While _______ watches through the night, a star reflects thy light” (“Mary’s Lullaby,” pp. 44–45).

  11. 11.

    “He urged the donkey forward then, with _______ on its back, and carried bread and goat cheese in a little linen sack” (“When Joseph Went to Bethlehem,” pp. 38–39).

Answers:

(1) angel, (2) stocking, (3) shepherds, (4) manger, (5) baby Jesus, (6) Wise Men, (7) gift, (8) star, (9) tree, (10) Joseph, (11) Mary.