Available worship resources for Be Still My Soul include: chord chart, lyric video, and streaming. This hymn was written by Isaac Watts, 1707, ref. by Kathrina von Schlegel; 1752. Modern arrangement and recording by Nathan Drake, Reawaken Hymns.


Be Still My Soul Chords (Acoustic)

Intro:       F            G        (C)

(C)               F             G                         C          
Be still my soul, the Lord is on your side 
                     F          G                         C
Bear patiently the cross of grief or pain
C                       Am       Em    G       Dm     
Leave to your God to order and provide 
                C                F                   E
In every change he faithful will remain
C                 Am            Em             G              Dm     
Be still my soul, your best, your heavenly friend 
                             C                  F      G        C
Through thorny ways leads to a joyful end


C                 F                G                       C        
Be still my soul, your God will undertake
                       F          G                     C
To guide the future as he has the past
C                         Am    Em            G            Dm  
Your hope, your confidence let nothing shake
                    C             F                             E
All now mysterious shall be bright at last
C                Am           Em             G                Dm  
Be still my soul, the waves and winds still know
                          C                  F              G        C
His voice who ruled them while he dwelt below


C                 F                   G                        C        
Be still my soul, when dearest friends depart
                    F            G                      C
And all is darkened in the vale of tears
C                         Am     Em          G             Dm  
Then shall you better know his love, his heart
                          C                      F                           E
Who comes to soothe your sorrow and your fears
C                Am             Em    G     Dm  
Be still my soul, your Jesus can repay
                         C             F        G        C
From his own fullness all he takes away


C                 F              G                            C        
Be still my soul, the hour is hast'ning on
                           F         G                     C
When we shall be forever with the Lord
C                Am                Em             G            Dm  
When disappointment, grief, and fear are gone
                  C                 F                  E
Sorrow forgot, love's purest joys restored
C                Am               Em                G             Dm  
Be still my soul, when change and tears are past
                      C             F             G            C
All safe and blessed we shall meet at last