angEls we have heard on high

(Suggested Capo 2) 

  D                          

Angels we have heard on high

Sweetly singing o'er the plains

And the mountains in reply,

Echoing their joyous strains       

 

 

Chorus

D        G       D       A

Glor_________ri_ a

D       G     D     A

In excelsis de o

D        G       D      A

Glor_________ri_ a

D       G     D     A   D

In excelsis de ___o

 

 

D

Shepherds, why this jubilee?

Why your joyous strains prolong?

What the gladsome tidings be

Which inspire your heavenly song?

      

       Chorus

 
D

Come to Bethlehem and see

Him Whose birth the angels sing;

Come, adore on bended knee,

Christ the Lord, the newborn King.

       Chorus

  D     

See Him in a manger laid,

Jesus, Lord of heaven and earth; 

Mary, Joseph, lend your aid, 

With us sing our Savior’s birth

 

       Chorus.

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Unknown author, tra­di­tion­al french car­ol

Angels We Have Heard On High chord sheet by Nathan Drake

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