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JOYFUL JOYFUL WE ADORE THEE

Written by Nathan Drake,, Van Dyke & Beethoven

CCLI# 7194726

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Joyful Joyful We Adore Thee Chords
from "Hymns of the Father"

Intro/Interludes x2:  G    D/F#     Em     (D/F#)

 

 

G                    D/F#

Joyful, joyful, we adore Thee

Em

God of glory, Lord of love.

G                            D/F#

Hearts unfold like flowers before Thee,

Em

Opening to the sun above.

D             

Melt the clouds of sin and sadness,

D                           (A)          

Drive the dark of doubt away.

G                 D/F#

Giver of immortal gladness,

Em

Fill us with the light of day.

 

 

G                           D/F#

All Thy works with joy surround Thee, 

Em                                      

Earth and heaven reflect Thy rays. 

G                          D/F#

Stars and angels sing around Thee,

Em                           

Center of unbroken praise.

D               G         D             G

Field and forest, vale and mountain, 

D           G             A            

Flow’ry meadow, flashing sea,

G                             D/F# 

Chanting bird, and flowing fountain 

Em              D/F# 

Call us to rejoice in Thee.

 

G                       D/F#

Thou art giving and forgiving,

Em                D/F#

Ever blessing, ever blest.

G                         D/F#

Wellspring of the joy of living,

Em                          D         

Ocean depth of happy rest.

D             G           D              G

Thou the Father, Christ our Brother,

D           G         A           

All who live in love are Thine.

G                         D/F#

Teach us how to love each other,

Em                 D/F#    

Lift us to the joy divine.

 

 

INTERLUDE/OUTRO x2:  

G    D/F#     Em     D/F#

 

 

G                         D/F#

Mortals, join the mighty chorus,

Em                      

Which the morning stars began.

G                     D/F#

Father love is reigning o’er us,

Em                             

Brother love binds man to man.

D      (G           D               G)

Ever singing, march we onward,

D          (G         A)           

Victors in the midst of strife.

G                  D/F#

Joyful music lifts us Sunward

C                     D/F#     

In the triumph song of life.

Available worship resources for Joyful Joyful We Adore Thee include: chord chart, multitrack, backing track, lyric video, and streaming. This hymn was written by Van Dyke & Beethoven, 1907. Modern arrangement and recording by Nathan Drake, Reawaken Hymns. CCLI# 7194726

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The Hymn of Joy Chords (Christmas)
from "The Soul Felt Its Worth"

Intro/Interludes:  G     D/F#     C     D/F#

 

 

G                    D/F#

Joyful, joyful, we adore Thee

C                     D/F#

God of glory, Lord of love.

G                               D/F#

Hearts unfold like flowers before Thee,

C                          D      G

Opening to the sun above.

D              G               D          G

Melt the clouds of sin and sadness,

D              G            A          D

Drive the dark of doubt away.

G                 D/F#

Giver of immortal gladness,

C                        D/F#      G

Fill us with the light of day.

 

 

G                             D/F#

All Thy works with joy surround Thee, 

C                               D/F#

Earth and heaven reflect Thy rays. 

G                            D/F#

Stars and angels sing around Thee,

C                    D           G

Center of unbroken praise.

D               G         D             G

Field and forest, vale and mountain, 

D           G              A             D

Flow’ry meadow, flashing sea,

G                               D/F# 

Chanting bird, and flowing fountain 

C                  D/F#     G

Call us to rejoice in Thee.

 

 

G                        D/F#

Thou art giving and forgiving,

C                      D/F#

Ever blessing, ever blest.

G                           D/F#

Wellspring of the joy of living,

C                          D         G

Ocean depth of happy rest.

D              G            D               G

Thou the Father, Christ our Brother,

D           G          A            D

All who live in love are Thine.

G                         D/F#

Teach us how to love each other,

C                     D/F#    G

Lift us to the joy divine.

 

 

G                           D/F#

Mortals, join the mighty chorus,

C                                D/F#

Which the morning stars began.

G                      D/F#

Father love is reigning o’er us,

C                                D           G

Brother love binds man to man.

D       G           D               G

Ever singing, march we onward,

D          G         A           D

Victors in the midst of strife.

G                  D/F#

Joyful music lifts us sunward

C                     D/F#     G

In the triumph song of life.

Practice Session

PRACTICE SESSIONS

PLAY ALONG

Play through "Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee" on acoustic guitar.

BAND PARTS

This tutorial practice video contains electric guitar tabs, bass guitar tabs, piano play-though and drum play-through for Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee.

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