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Quotation by Martin Luther
Away in a manger, no crib for a bed,
The little Lord Jesus laid down His sweet head.
The stars in the bright sky looked down where He lay—
The little Lord Jesus asleep in the hay.
Martin Luther (1483–1546), German religious leader. Away in a Manger (l. 1–4). . .
Favorite Poems Old and New. Helen Ferris, ed. (1957) Doubleday & Company attributed to Luther.
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