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What A Friend We Have In Jesus Chords

Israel Houghton, Aaron Lindsey, Joseph Medlicott Scriven, James E Tuttle | 5 average from 1 reviews

Original Key: E

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What A Friend We Have In Jesus
Israel Houghton, Aaron Lindsey, Joseph Medlicott Scriven, James E Tuttle

{Intro}
E   B/E   E   B/E   A   Aadd4   A   Aadd4
E   B/E   E   B/E   A   Aadd4   A   Aadd4

{Verse 1}
E                        A
What a friend we have in Jesus
E                          Bsus
All our sins and griefs to bear
E                   A
What a privilege to carry
E    B               E
Everything to God in prayer
B                     C#m
O what peace we often forfeit
A      E/G#             Bsus
O what needless pain we bear
E                     A
All because we do not carry
E/B                  E
Everything to God in prayer

E   B/E   E   B/E   A   Aadd4   A   Aadd4


{Verse 2}
E                       A
Have we trials and temptations
E                   Bsus
Is there trouble anywhere
E                      A
We should never be discouraged
E       B               E
Take it to the Lord in prayer
B                       C#m
Can we find a friend so faithful
A        E/G#            Bsus
Who will all our sorrows share
E                     A
Jesus knows our every weakness
E/B                    E
Take it to the Lord in prayer

E   B/E   E   B/E   E


{Verse 3}
F                     Bb
Are we weak and heavy laden
F                       Eb
Cumbered with a load of care
F               F/A       Bb
Precious Savior still our refuge
F/C     C              F
Take it to the Lord in prayer
C                         Dm
Do thy friends despise forsake thee
Bb      F/A            Csus
Take it to the Lord in prayer
F                          Bb
In His arms He'll take and shield thee
F/C                     F
Thou wilt find a solace there


{Verse 4}
F                        Bb
Blessed Savior Thou hast promised
F                         Eb
Thou wilt all our burdens bear
F           F/A     Bb
May we ever Lord be bringing
F/C    C               F
All to Thee in earnest prayer
C                      Dm
Soon in glory bright unclouded
Bb         F/A            Csus
There will be no need for prayer
F                          Bb
Rapture praise and endless worship
F/C                     F
Will be our sweet portion there

{Tag}
F                          Bb
In His arms He'll take and shield thee
F/C                     F
Thou wilt find a solace there