Israel’s Hope / On Your Journey To Bethlehem Chords

Israel’s Hope / On Your Journey To Bethlehem Chords (Transposable):

 
Intro
G C F Am
G C F G C

Verse 1
G C F Am
Ancient s held a slaving people,
G C F G
Yearning for deliverance;
G C F Am
Long deferred in their hope, grown weaker,
G C F G C
Hope is stirring in one small town
F G C F G Am
Truth and Grace, arrayed in straw
F G Am F G
Israel's Hope, in a manger lay
G C F Am
Lift your eyes to the star before you,
G C F G C
On your journey to Bethlehem

Verse 2
G C F Am
Angels stride through the sky above you
G C F G
Voices murmur in disbelief
G C F Am
Some they fall to the ground in worship
G C F G C
Others blinded by cynic schemes
F G C F G Am
Truth and Grace, arrayed in straw
F G Am F G
Israel's Hope, in a manger lay
G C F Am
Steel your gaze on the star that guides you,
G C F G C
On your journey to Bethlehem

Interlude
G C F Am
G C F G
G C F Am
G C F G C

Verse 3
G C F Am
House of Bread, no distinguished namesake
G C F G
No great city to draw you on,
G C F Am
Humble streets lead her pilgrims homeward,
G C F G C
Bread of Life in her arms she holds
F G C F G Am
Truth and Grace, arrayed in straw
F G Am F G
Israel's Hope, in a manger lay
G C F Am
Set your heart on the star above you,
G C F G C
On your journey to Bethlehem

Verse 4
G C F Am
Here you stand with the host around you,
G C F G
All believing we see the stall;
G C F Am
Come, Lord come is our song united,
G C F G C
Lord of Life, we've come to call
F G C F G Am
Truth and Grace, arrayed in straw
F G Am F G
Israel's Hope, in a manger lay
G C F Am
Find your faith clothed in stars around you,
G C F G C
On your journey to Bethlehem