Father How Sweet Chords


 




Father How Sweet Chords (Transposable):

 
Intro
E F#m B/D# Esus4 E

Verse 1
E F#m
Father how sweet must be the pleasure
B/D# Esus4 E
You find in Your eternal Son
E F#m
For long before You made the heavens
B/D# Esus4 E
Both You and He rejoiced as one
E7 A2 C#
And long before You formed the angels
F#m E/G# A
Before You made the day and night
C#m B/D# A E E
Jesus exulted in Your presence
A/C# B C#m
And He was all of Your delight

Interlude 1
C#m F#m B/D# Esus4 E

Verse 2
C#m F#m
Father what love You've shown to rebels
B Esus4 E
That You would send Your Son so dear
C#m F#m
Into this world of grief and trouble
B Esus4 E
To bring unworthy sinners near
E7 A2 C#
We'll never fathom how it pained You
F#m E/G# A
When You supplied the offering
C#m B/D# A E E
To rescue those who had disdained You
A/C# B C#m
To watch Your dear Son suffering

[Interlude 1]

Verse 3
C#m F#m
Jesus it fills our hearts with wonder
B Esus4 E B/D#
That You would leave Your heavenly place
C#m F#m
To take on flesh to thirst and hunger
B B9 Esus4 E
To save the ones who spurned Your grace
E7 A/C#
You came to forfeit every mercy
F#m E/G# A
To die that mercy we would find
C#m B/D# A E E
And then You hung alone in darkness
A/C# B C#m
So in our hearts Your grace would shine

Interlude 2
C#m G#m B A G#m B

Verse 4
D#m G#m
Jesus in glory You've ascended
C# F#sus4 C#6 E#
Never again to leave Your throne
D#m G#m
Because of You we are befriended
C# F#
Received and welcomed as God's own
F#7 E B/D#
Father how sweet now is Your pleasure
G#m F#/A# B
In us Your daughters and Your sons
D#m C#/E# B F# F#
We will delight in You forever
B/D# C# G#m
In Jesus You have made us one
B C#sus
In Jesus You have made us

Ending
D#m G#m D# C#/E# Bsus2 F#
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