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This Is The Christ Chords

Martin Luther Arr Sandra McCracken | 5 average from 1 reviews

Original Key: Bb

Tempo: 55

{Intro}
Eb/Bb   Bb   Cm   Gm  
Ab      Eb   Bb 
Eb/Bb   Bb   Cm   Gm  
Ab      Eb   Bb 

{Verse 1}
Eb/Bb   Bb      Cm    Gm   Ab  Eb      Bb 
Good  news from Hea - ven the angels bring
Eb/Bb  Bb    Cm   Gm   Ab    Eb   Bb 
Glad tidings to  the earth they sing
Gm     Eb      Bb           F  
To us this day a child is given
Gm       Eb      Bb          F  
To crown us with the joy of Heaven

{Chorus}
 Eb           Gm        Bb       Eb 
This is the Christ, our God and Lord
Eb          Gm         F     Eb 
Who in all need shall aid afford
Eb         Gm        Bb    Eb 
He will Himself our Savior be
 Eb           Gm        F      Eb 
And from our sins will set us free

{Verse 2}
Eb/Bb   Bb       Cm   Gm   Ab    Eb   Bb 
All   hail, Thou no - ble guest this morn
Eb/Bb  Bb      Cm  Gm   Ab   Eb   Bb 
Whose love did not the sin - ner scorn
Gm      Eb      Bb              F  
In my distress Thou come’st to me
Gm            Eb     Bb         F  
What thanks shall I return to Thee?

[Repeat Chorus]

{Interlude}
Gm   F   Eb   Bb 
Gm   F   Eb   Bb 
Gm   F   F    Bb 
Gm   F   Eb   Bb 

[Repeat Interlude]

{Verse 3}
Eb/Bb  Bb      Cm     Gm   Ab   Eb  Bb 
Were  earth a thou - sand times as fair
Eb/Bb  Bb       Cm   Gm   Ab   Eb   Bb 
Be  -  set with gold and jew - els rare
Gm       Eb       Bb          F  
She yet were far too poor to be
Gm         Eb     Bb        F  
A narrow cradle, Lord, for Thee
 Gm        Eb    Bb            F  
Praise God upon His heavenly throne
Gm       Eb    Bb        F  
Who gave to us His only Son
Gm        Eb           Bb     F  
For this His hosts on joyful wing
Gm          Eb          Bb      F  
The blessed New Year of mercy sing

[Repeat Chorus]

[Repeat Interlude 2x]

{Outro}
Eb/Bb   Bb   Cm   Gm  
Ab      Eb   Bb