“Child of God”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1973
Keywords: religious Jesus nonballad Christmas

Description

"If anybody asks you who I am... Tell him I'm a child of God." "Peace on earth, Mary rocks the cradle... The Christ child born in glory." The singer reports on the coming of the Christ child, and reports being on the way to glory

Notes

The Folksinger's Wordbook lists this as a Christmas song. It has Christmas verses, but I wonder; that is not its overall feeling. They look like they are grafted in. - RBW

References

  1. Silber-FSWB, p. 377, "Child of God" (1 text)
  2. BI, FSWB377A