Cole, Nat King - God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen Lyrics




God rest ye merry gentlemen
Let nothing you dismay
Remember Christ our Savior
Was born on Christmas day
To save us all from Satans power
When we were gone astray
Oh, tidings of comfort and joy,
Comfort and joy
Oh, tidings of comfort and joy

From God, our heavenly Father
A blessed angel came
And unto certain poor shepherds
Brought tidings of the same
How that in Bethlehem was born
The Son of God by name
Oh, tidings of comfort and joy,
Comfort and joy
Oh, tidings of comfort and joy

Fear not then said the angel,
Let nothing you affright
This day is born a Savior of pure virgin bright
To free all those who trust in Him
From Satan's power and might
Oh, tidings of comfort and joy,
Comfort and joy
Oh, tidings of comfort and joy

Now to the Lord sing praises
All you within this place
And with true love and brotherhood
Each other now embrace
This holy tide of Christmas
All others doth deface
Oh, tidings of comfort and joy,
Comfort and joy
Oh, tidings of comfort and joy





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Cole, Nat King God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen Comments
  1. ZagorTeNayebo

    lost my faith a long time and never plan on having it again but Nat King Cole almost makes me want to believe again

  2. Patrick The Destroyer

    at least he says ye. anyone else know who sings "ye" and not "you"?

  3. Bryan Mcwhite

    2019 Rules forever I'm nat king Cole and all the Christmas singers they play on Kool 108 forever promise to god. Steve Fikes Paul Stanley of kiss and all the singers they play on Kbek forever promise to god. Seahawks and Ravens for the Superbowl Seahawks will be the champs 👍.🎅🎅🎅🎅👍👍👍🍺🍺🍺🍺🍺🍺🍻🍻🍻🍻🎂👍🎉🍦.

  4. Alex Hughes

    Love this

  5. D-D.Nashton -Report

    What a song, what a voice. Simply top notch. Too special n unique

  6. Aemilia Coffin PhoneTube

    I love in a christmas carol

  7. Dave Coughlan

    Absolutely beautiful

  8. bro-man jensen

    We three kings be stealing the gold.

  9. Andres Jimenez fun tv action figure movie

    Love it I love god

  10. miclazy

    whys there no loop button.

    grzesiekdomeyko

    Right-click and choose the loop.

  11. Elma Lee

    It sounds like a pirate chant! nice.

    JudgeJulieLit

    Aye ... this cover sounds exceptionally baritone, with uniquely interesting percussion.

  12. NV Sportscards

    My new obsession is the way Nat King Cole pronounces "comfort". So enunciated. Love it

  13. alyson sanchez

    I love Nat King Cole..And Bing Crosby Amazing. .

  14. James Estrada

    Nat's voice was the best.

  15. James Estrada

    Why does the past seem less cynical?

    Alec Ake

    James Estrada cause we romanticize the past

    JudgeJulieLit

    Because it had more faith, and was less sold out.

  16. Olly Muxworthy

    The strings in this are absolutely bitchin

    SwaggerNauts365

    Olly Muxworthy Music
    ...k

  17. snow vixen

    I love love love Nat king Cole, him and all those others like Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, Elvis Presley,

    Linda Tilzer

    Tony bennett sucks, but the rest you listed are good

  18. Emily L

    I love Nat King Cole!

  19. Ms.Min.S.

    Love it!!  This is my song!

  20. Nece Clarke

    A traditional Christmas very beautiful.

  21. Nece Clarke

    love his voice beautiful.

  22. Corina Cornflake

    My childhood was escorted with this man's lovely voice :) 

    Bryce Lewin

    My was not. though I wish sorely that it was.

    SmarterThanTheAverageJoe

    Funny how a man who sang at a time when a lot of America smoked has a smoother voice than most people now.

  23. Rachael Phillips

    Comfort and joy

  24. Myriam Bernard

    Christmas is long gone and I can't stop listening to Christmas music. Oh well.

  25. Moses Hunja

    Love it, love it. Brings back sweet memories of Christmas past. Enjoying my Christmas present.

  26. Jarka Királyová

    Me to, Angie, but it´s already here!! :)

  27. dolicholda

    less than 2 month to go.. can't wait :)

  28. Angie Collins

    Been listening to christmas songs all day! CAN'T WAIT FOR CHRISTMAS TO GET HERE!

  29. Diane Daly

    @martinisporty - hahahaha I thought I was the only one who used the word jelly for anything other than what it was intended.....you made my day !

  30. I'esha Hayes

    aaaaaaggggggggggghhhhhhhh!!!!!!!! Love this song! Christmas makes me soooooooo jelly inside...!!!

  31. Dan San

    @littledutchboy1996 LOVE IT!!! BEST TIME OF THE ENTIRE YEAR!!! BETTER THAN MY BIRTHDAY!! BETTER THAN ANY DAY EVER!!!!

  32. Fred Rogers

    nice video. do you share an obsesion with Christmas to?