Chords and Lyrics for O Little Town of Bethlehem
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Music by Lewis Redner Words by Phillips Brooks VERSE 1 G Am O little town of Bethlehem, G D7 G How still we see thee lie; E Am Above thy deep and dreamless sleep G D G The silent stars go by; Am B Yet in thy dark streets shineth Em B The everlasting light; G Am The hopes and fears of all the years G D7 G Are met in thee tonight. VERSE 2 G Am For Christ is born of Mary, G D7 G And gathered all above, E Am While mortals sleep, the angels keep G D G Their watch of wond'ring love. Am B O morning stars together, Em B Proclaim the holy birth! G Am And praises sing to God the King, G D7 G And peace to men on earth. VERSE 3 G Am How silently, how silently, G D7 G The wondrous gift is giv'n; E Am So God imparts to human hearts G D7 G The blessings of His heav'n. Am B No ear may hear His coming, Em B But in this world of sin, G Am Where meek souls will receive Him still, G D7 G The dear Christ enters in. VERSE 4 G Am O holy Child of Bethlehem, G D7 G Descend to us we pray; E Am Cast out our sin, and enter in, G D G Be born in us today. Am B We hear the Christmas angels, Em B The great glad tidings tell; G Am O come to us, abide with us, G D7 G Our Lord Emmanuel.
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|Banjo||A Minor B Major D Major D7 E Major E Minor G Major|
|Guitar||A Minor B Major D Major D7 E Major E Minor G Major|
|Mandolin||A Minor B Major D Major D7 E Major E Minor G Major|
|Piano||A Minor B Major D Major D7 E Major E Minor G Major|
|Ukulele||A Minor B Major D Major D7 E Major E Minor G Major|
Sheet Music for O Little Town of Bethlehem
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