Treasure Island

Christina Georgina Rossetti

(5 December 1830 – 29 December 1894 / London)

Love Came Down at Christmas


Love came down at Christmas,
Love all lovely, love divine;
Love was born at Christmas,
Star and angels gave the sign.

Worship we the Godhead,
Love incarnate, love divine;
Worship we our Jesus:
But wherewith for sacred sign?

Love shall be our token,
Love shall be yours and love be mine,
Love to God and to all men,
Love for plea and gift and sign.

Submitted: Thursday, April 01, 2010

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