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Traditional Music Lyrics by John Newton Verse 1 G D7 Em C G Amazing grace! How sweet the sound, D7 G That saved a wretch like me! C G I once was lost, but now am found, Em G D7 G Was blind, but now I see. Verse 2 G D7 Em C G 'Twas grace that taught my heart to fear, D7 G And grace my fears relieved; C G How precious did that grace appear, Em G D7 G The hour I first believed! Verse 3 G D7 Em C G Through many dangers, toils, and snares, D7 G I have already come; C G 'Tis grace has brought me safe thus far, Em G D7 G And grace will lead me home. Verse 4 G D7 Em C G The Lord has promised good to me; D7 G His word my hope secures; C G He will my shield and portion be, Em G D7 G As long as life endures Verse 5 G D7 Em C G Yes, when this flesh and heart shall fail, D7 G And mortal life shall cease, C G I shall possess, within the veil, Em G D7 G A life of joy and peace. Verse 6 G D7 Em C G The earth shall soon dissolve like snow, D7 G The sun forbear to shine; C G But God, who called me here below, Em G D7 G Will be forever mine.
Below is a list of all the chords in this song. Click on a chord to learn how to play the chord on a particular instrument.
|Banjo||C Major D7 E Minor G Major|
|Guitar||C Major D7 E Minor G Major|
|Mandolin||C Major D7 E Minor G Major|
|Piano||C Major D7 E Minor G Major|
|Tin Whistle||C Major D7 E Minor G Major|
|Ukulele||C Major D7 E Minor G Major|