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Praise the Lord who reigns above Chords

Chris Eaton, John Hartley,Charles Wesley | average from reviews

Original Key: F

Tempo: 0

Verse 1:
F                   Bb/F
Praise the Lord who reigns above
    F                 Bb/F
And keeps His court below.
F               Bb/F
Praise the holy God of love
    F       C         F
And all His greatness show.
                   Bb/F
Praise Him for His noble deeds,
F                  C/E       C
Praise Him for His matchless power;
Dm7               Bb
Him from whom all good proceeds
              C         F
Let earth and heaven adore,
    Bb        C         F     Bb/F
Let earth and heaven adore.  [to Chorus]

Chorus:
           F       Bb2
Praise the name of Christ:
    F         C
Celebrate and lift Him up high.
           Dm   F/C     Bb
Praise the Lord     of life.
               C        Bb/D       C/E
We'll sing the story of honour and glory
         Bb         C      F        Bbsus2  F  Bbsus2
[1.] And praise the name of Christ.  [to Verse 2]
         Bb         C       F   F
[2.] And praise the name of Christ.  [to Mid section]
         Bb         C
[3.] And praise the name.    [to Chorus]
         Bb         C
[4.] And praise the name.
                Bb/D      C/E
     Praise the wonderful name.
                Bb       C       F   
     Praise the glorious name of Christ.

Verse 2:
F                Bb/F
God in whom they move and live,
    F              Bb/F
Let every creature sing.
F              Bb/F
Glory to their Maker give, 
    F      C        F
And homage to their King.
                Bb /F
Hallowed be Thy name beneath
      F          C/E          C
As in heaven, on earth adored
Dm7                Bb
Praise the Lord in every breath;
               C          F
Let all things praise the Lord.
    Bb         C            F    Bb/F
Let all things praise the Lord.   [to Chorus]

Mid section:
Bb      C      Bb/D    C/E
Hal  -  le  -  lu   -  jah,
Bb      C      Bb/D    C/E
Hal  -  le  -  lu   -  jah,
Bb      C      Bb/D    C/E
Hal  -  le  -  lu   -  jah,
Bb             C        Bb/D       C/E
We'll sing the story of honour and glory
     Bb  C
           [to Chorus]