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How Far Chords

Matt Redman, Chris Eaton | average from reviews

Original Key: D

Tempo: 0

Intro:
Bm  A  G  D/F#    G  A  Bm   Em7   A7sus4   D

Verse 1:
   D                       Bm7              D/A
In Nazareth of Galilee, an angel speaks the sacred words
Bm  A  G   D/F#   G  A    Bm          Em7        A7sus4   D
'Mary, you will   be with child,' the miracle of virgin   birth

Verse 2:
D                               Bm7              D/A
Joseph heeds the angel sign and takes her as his promised wife
    Bm      A   G     D/F#  G   A   Bm       Em7          A7sus4   D
Now through the night they  journey on – how far is it to Bethlehem
G/D                 Dmaj7         G/D               Dmaj7
Wise men plan their course ahead, searching for the promised King
    Bm   A   G    D/F#  G   A   Bm         Em7          A7sus4   D
Now from the east  a    guiding star – how far is it to Bethlehem
Bm  F#m7   G   D/F#   Em7        A7sus4          D   Asus4
How far,   how far,   to the place  where hope was born

Verse 3:
    D                          Bm7              D/A
The walls outside Jerusalem, O see the mount of Calvary
      Bm     A   G   D/F#   G  A  Bm         Em7         A7sus4   D
There lift - ed high up  -  on a  cross, the Saviour of humani -  ty
   G/D               Dmaj7         G/D              Dmaj7
He conquered sin and buried shame, rose to life and burst the grave
   Bm  A   G       D/F#  G    A  Bm       Em7               A7sus4   D
Fore - ver bridged the  great divide with perfect grace and sacri -  fice
Bm  F#m7   G   D/F#   Em7         A7sus4           Bm   A  Em  A  Em7  D/F#  G/B   A  G  D/F#    A7sus4  A   D    Dsus4
How far,   how far,   love has come    to bring us home

Verse 4:
    D                               Bm7              D/A
How far they went to Bethlehem, how far you went for Calvary
   Bm   A   G    D/F#  G   A   Bm        Em7              A7sus4  D
No greater grace was   e - ver known, no greater love was ever    seen
   G/D               Dmaj7             G/D               Dmaj7
We set our hearts on pilgrimage, We're caught up in Your story too
     Bm  A  G  D/F#  G  A  Bm     Em7                A7sus4   D
From Bethlehem to    Calvary, Our hearts will always follow   You
Bm  F#m7   G   D/F#    Em7             A7sus4
How far,   how far,    Saviour lead us to Your heart

Bm  F#m/A   G   D/F#    Em7      A7sus4         Bm   F#m   Bm   Em   D2  D
How far,    how far,    Jesus lead   us to Your heart
Dmaj7   Em7      A7sus4          D
Oh,     Jesus lead    us to Your heart