Does This Carol Have a Hidden Meaning?

It’s what it doesn’t say….

What’s sung in Chirch isn’t always so Christian (Photo by Johny vino on Unsplash)

OK, in answer to your first question, I know it’s Midsummer, so why am I writing about Christmas carols? Well, this particular hymn is not, in so far as I can see, directly connected to Christmas. At any rate, there is no mention of that specific festival in the lyric, though it is usually performed in the Advent/Christmas season.



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