Joseph Chords

Joseph Chords (Transposable):

 
Intro
D

Verse 1
D
Joseph did you want to pack your tools
Head to someplace where nobody whispered there goes Mary's fool
Bm
Joseph did you look up and raise your hands
Crying God You know
A G A G G G2
I've always tried to be a righteous man Joseph

Verse 2
D
Joseph did you lie awake confused
Thinkin' 'bout that small town scandal
D/F# D A
What love's supposed to do
Bm
Joseph if you felt you'd been betrayed
Still you didn't walk by feelings
A G A G G G2
You chose to walk by faith Joseph

Chorus 1
Asus
You couldn't take her as your wife
But wouldn't let harm come to her
G
You looked beyond the shame
And stood between her and an angry world
Asus
And you made no accusation so no one could raise a stone
G D/F# G A G G2
Did you feel so hurt confused and all alone

Verse 3
D
Joseph did you wake up and wanna scream
D/F# D A
God are You really speaking through some angel in a dream
Bm
Joseph did it all just seem absurd
That your wife might be the one
A G A G G
To fulfill the prophet's words Joseph

Chorus 2
Asus
But you denied yourself for others
Obeyed when nothing made much sense
G
You were her strength and shelter on that road to Bethlehem
Asus
And kneeling by the manger bathed in soft starlight
G D/F# G A G G2
Did you know Whose face you touched that holy night

Verse 4
D
Joseph I hope to sit with you one day hear you tell me all about
The choices you were called to make
Bm
'Cause Joseph it was you and no one else
God trusted to take care of Mary and Himself

Ending
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Joseph Joseph
D Dsus D G D D G G G2 G D