AGH 119

Verse 1

Ding dong! Merrily on high in heaven the
bells are ringing.
Ding dong! Verily the sky is riven with
angels singing:

Chorus

Gloria hosanna in excelsis;
Gloria, hosanna in excelsis!

Verse 2

E'en so, here below, below, let steeple bells be swungen;
And io, io, io, by priest and people sungen!

Verse 3

Pray you, dutifully prime your matin chime, ye ringers,
May you beautifully rhyme your evetime song, ye singers: