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Mighty Fortress Chords

Paul Baloche

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Original Key: A

Tempo: 103

Intro:
A5
A mighty fortress is our God, a bulwark never failing.

Verse 1:
             F#m7               D2
He won't abandon, He won't deceive,
            A
He won't desert us, He won't ever leave.
               F#m7                     D2
He'll never forsake us, He won't ever run,
                A                    E
He'll never reject us, the faithful One.
D2                  E    D/F#               E
    His love will remain,   His love will remain.

Chorus:
A
    A mighty fortress is our God,
F#m7                    D2
    a tower of strength never failing.
A
    The name of Jesus, true and strong,
F#m7                     D2
    no other power could ever save us.
E            A/C#     D2                  F#m7   D2
    You are good, You are good, mighty fortress.
     E
[1.]   [to V.2]
[2. to Bridge]

Verse 2: [chords as V.1]
He won't abandon, You won't deceive,
You won't desert us, You won't ever leave.
You'll never forsake us, You won't ever run,
You'll never reject us, the faithful One.
Your love will remain, Your love will remain. 

Bridge:
E        A/C#   D2
  Yesterday and today and forever, Your love
E          A/C#  D2
  will remain; nothing has the power to sever Your love.
E           A/C#    D2
  You are good, You are good, and Your mercy endures.
E           A/C#    D2
  You are good, You are good, mighty fortress.

 A   A  F#m7   D2   A   A   F#m7   D2  

Final chorus:
A
    A mighty fortress is our God,
F#m7                    D2
    a tower of strength never failing.
A
    The name of Jesus, true and strong,
F#m7                     D2
    no other power could ever save us.     [Repeat]
E            A/C#     D2
    You are good, You are good, mighty fortress.
E            A/C#     D2
    You are good, You are good,
and Your mercy endures.
E            A/C#     D2
    You are good, You are good, mighty fortress.
  A   A   F#m7   D2   A   A   F#m7   D2   A