Hail the heaven-born Prince of Peace!
Hail the Son of Righteousness!
Light and life to all he brings,
risen with healing in his wings.
“Hark! the Herald Angels Sing,” first published in 1739, features lyrical contributions from Charles Wesley and George Whitefield and music by Felix Mendelssohn. Wheaton’s devotional—titled “Risen with Healing in His Wings: God’s Tender Compassion for a Hurting World—includes lessons from the Gospel of Luke for the 2020-2021 Advent, Christmas, and New Year season. wheaton.edu/Christmas