Quotation by Nahum Tate

While shepherds watched their flocks by night,
All seated on the ground,
The angel of the Lord came down,
And glory shone around.
Nahum Tate (1652–1715), Irish poet, dramatist. While Shepherds Watched (l. 1–4). . .

New Oxford Book of Christian Verse, The. Donald Davie, ed. (1981) Oxford University Press.
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