Belgian Songs

Good Saint Nicholas
Saint Nicholas Hymn
Saint Nicolas
, song with words and music
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St Nicholas Collection

Good Saint Nicholas

C C C C
Now comes from heav’n
G C E G
Good Saint Nich’las.
C C C C
With him he’s tak’n
G C C E G
his well lad-en ass.
G G G G
He brings us apples
F E D C
and cook-ies too,
G G G G
Pres-ents and toys
F E D C
for me and you.
C C C C
Saint Nich-o-las,
G C E G
the child-ren’s friend!
C C C C
Saint Nich-o-las
F E D C
comes down from heav’n!


Words: Ade Bethune
From Family Festivals, Winter 1981-1982, p.6, Resource Publications, Inc., Saratoga, CA. Used by permission

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Postcard Belgium
Postcard, Belgium
St Nicholas Collection

Saint Nicholas Hymn

C C C C E G
To-night when it is dark
G A A A A G
Saint Nich-o-las may come.
G F F F F E E E
He loves to bring a big sur-prise
E D D D D C
He gives the child-ren toys.
G G F F
Cook-ies, ap-ples,
E E D
Balls and games,
G G F F
Bells and whis-tles,
E E D
Dolls and trains.
C C C C E G
Sur-pri-ses for the boys.
G A A A A G
Sur-pri-ses for the girls.
G F F F F E E E
Saint Nich’las is our friend in heav’n.
E D D D D C
He is the child-ren’s saint.
C C C C E G G G
We thank you, good Saint Nich-o-las!
E D D D D C
You bring us ma-ny joys.


Words: Ade Bethune
From Family Festivals, Winter 1981-1982, p.6, Resource Publications, Inc., Saratoga, CA. Used by permission.

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