Original Key: G
Verse 1: C D/F# G Hail to the Lord's A – noin – ted, Em D/F# Gsus2 G Great David's grea - ter Son! C D/F# Em7 Hail, in the time ap – poin – ted, Am9 D/F# Gsus2 G His reign on earth be – gun! Am7 Em9 Em He comes to break op -pres - sion Am Em Bsus4 B To set the captive free, C/E D/F# G To take away trans – gres – sion, Am7 Dsus4 D G And rule in e – qui – ty. Verse 2: C D/F# G He comes, with succour spee - dy, Em D/F# Gsus2 G To those who suffer wrong; C D/F# Em7 To help the poor and nee - dy, Am9 D/F# Gsus2 G And bid the weak be strong; Am7 Em9 Em To give them songs for sigh - ing, Am Em Bsus4 B Their dark - ness turn to light, C/E D/F# G Whose souls, condemned and dy - ing, Am7 Dsus4 D G Were precious in His sight. Verse 3: C D/F# G He shall come down like sho - wers Em D/F# Gsus2 G U-pon the fruit - ful earth; C D/F# Em7 Love, joy and hope, like flow - ers, Am9 D/F# Gsus2 G Spring in His path to birth; Am7 Em9 Em Be - fore Him, on the moun - tains, Am Em Bsus4 B Shall peace, the herald, go; C/E D/F# G And righteousness in foun - tains, Am7 Dsus4 D G From hill to val - ley flow. Verse 4: C D/F# G Kings shall fall down be-fore Him, Em D/F# Gsus2 G And gold and in - cense bring; C D/F# Em7 All nations shall a - dore Him, Am9 D/F# Gsus2 G His praise all people sing; Am7 Em9 Em To Him shall prayer un - cea - sing Am Em Bsus4 B And daily vows a-scend, C/E D/F# G His kingdom still in – crea - sing, Am7 Dsus4 D G A kingdom with - out end. Verse 5: C D/F# G O'er every foe vic - tor - ious, Em D/F# Gsus2 G He on His throne shall rest; C D/F# Em7 From age to age more glor - ious, Am9 D/F# Gsus2 G All-bles - sing and all-blessed. Am7 Em9 Em The tide of time shall ne - ver Am Em Bsus4 B His cove - nant re - move; C/E D/F# G His name shall stand for – ev - er, Am7 Dsus4 D G His changeless name of Love.
Arr. 2010 Integrity Music