Far, Far Away on Judea’s Plains

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Lyrics

  1. 1. Far, far away on Judea’s plains,
    Shepherds of old heard the joyous strains:
  2. Glory to God,
    Glory to God,
    Glory to God in the highest;
    Peace on earth, goodwill to men;
    Peace on earth, goodwill to men!
  3. 2. Sweet are these strains of redeeming love,
    Message of mercy from heav’n above:
  4. Glory to God,
    Glory to God,
    Glory to God in the highest;
    Peace on earth, goodwill to men;
    Peace on earth, goodwill to men!
  5. 3. Lord, with the angels we too would rejoice;
    Help us to sing with the heart and voice:
  6. Glory to God,
    Glory to God,
    Glory to God in the highest;
    Peace on earth, goodwill to men;
    Peace on earth, goodwill to men!
  7. 4. Hasten the time when, from ev’ry clime,
    Men shall unite in the strains sublime:
  8. Glory to God,
    Glory to God,
    Glory to God in the highest;
    Peace on earth, goodwill to men;
    Peace on earth, goodwill to men!
  9. Text and music: John Menzies Macfarlane, 1833–1892
Book
Hymnal
Hymn Number
212
Music
John Menzies Macfarlane, 1833–1892.
Text
John Menzies Macfarlane, 1833–1892.
Scriptures
Luke 2:8–20, Doctrine and Covenants 45:71
Meter
8 6 8 6 8 6 8 6
CMD (Common Meter Doubled)
Topic
Christmas
Tune
Chatterley
Languages
Bahasa Indonesia
Nun Jauh di Padang Yudea
95
Dansk
Langt, langt herfra
133
Deutsch
Weit, weit entfernt, dort im Morgenland (Gesangbuch)
141
Español
En la Judea, en tierra de Dios (Himnos)
134
Français
Dans la Judée, beau pays de Dieu (Cantiques)
131
Gagana Samoa
Sa i Iutaia o Leoleo Lelei
121
Latviešu Valoda
Tāltālu ganībās Jūdejā
133
Lea Fakatonga
ʻA e Kau Tauhi-sipi ʻi Siutea
120
Lietuvių Kalba
Kartą senovėj Judėjos krašte
115
Magyar
Júdea földjéről dicshimnusz szállt
131
Norsk
Langt, langt herfra
122
Português
Lá na Judéia, Onde Cristo Nasceu (Hinário)
123
Q'eqchi'
Najt chaq chiru xchʼochʼilebʼ laj Juda
131
Reo Tahiti
I te ātea, i Iudea ra
127
Română
În depărtări pe câmpul Iudeii
133
Suomi
Paimenet kaukaisen Juudean maan
134
Svenska
Långt härifrån i Judeens land
141
Tagalog
Sa Kapatagan, sa May Judea
130
Български
Там, там далече в Юдейско поле
134
Русский
Славься, Господь! (Номер гимна)
127
Українська
В землях Юдеї
124
ภาษาไทย
ไกลออกไป ณ ที่ราบจูดียา
103
한국어
저 멀리 유대의 넓은 들에 (찬송가)
128
中文
猶大遙遠原野深
131
日本語
昔,ユダヤの野辺に
126