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Gethsemane Hymn Chords

Keith Getty, Stuart Townend | 5 average from 1 reviews

Original Key: Bm

Tempo: 156

Verse1:
   Bm      F#m/A   Em/G   Bm/F#   Em7     F#m7   B(no3rd)
To see the King of heaven fall in anguish to His knees,
    Bm        F#m/A   Em/G    Bm/F#     Em7  F#m7        B(no3rd)
The Light and Hope of all the world now overwhelmed with grief.
     D         A/C#   Bm      Em/G    F#m/A    D   A/C#  Bm  Em/G  F#m/A
What nameless horrors must He see, to cry out  in the  gar - den:
     Bm   F#m/A   Gmaj7   Bm/F#  Em7  F#m7  Gsus2  G
'Oh, take this    cup      a  -  way  from  me!
    Em7    F#m7     Gsus2   G       Em7    F#m7     B(no3rd)
Yet not my will but Yours,      yet not my will but Yours.

Verse 2:
   Bm        F#m/A       Em/G   Bm/F#    Em7     F#m7     B(no3rd)
To know each friend will fall away, and heaven's voice be still,
    Bm      F#m/A    Em/G     Bm/F#  Em7   F#m7    B(no3rd)
For hell to have its vengeful day  upon Golgotha's hill.
   D     A/C#  Bm     Em/G      F#m/A      D  A/C#  Bm    Em/G  F#m/A
No words describe the Saviour's plight, to be by    God forsa - ken
     Bm    F#m/A   Gmaj7  Bm/F#   Em7   F#m7    Gsus2  G
Till wrath and     love   are     sa -  tis  -  fied,
    Em7   F#m7   Gsus2   G     Em7   F#m7   Bm
And every sin is paid,     and every sin is paid.

Bm    Bm/A   Gmaj7  D/F#  Em7  Dmaj7  C#m7b5     F#/E
Bm/D  F#m/A  Gmaj7  D/F#  Em7  Dmaj7  F#7sus4    F#7

Verse 3:
     Bm       F#m/A   Em/G     Bm/F#       Em7      F#m7    B(no3rd)
What took Him to this wretched place, what kept Him on this road?
     Bm      F#m/A  Em/G   Bm/F#     Em7   F#m7   B(no3rd)
His love for Adam's curs

Themes

Bible References

  • - Matthew 26:31
  • - Matthew 26:39
  • - Matthew 26:42
  • - Matthew 26:56
  • - Mark 14:27
  • - Mark 14:35
  • - Mark 14:36
  • - Mark 14:50
  • - Mark 15:34
  • - Luke 22:41
  • - Luke 22:42
  • - John 8:12
  • - Romans 5:14
  • - Romans 5:15
  • - 1 Corinthians 15:22
  • - Hebrews 5:7
  • - 1 John 4:10

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