joy to the world

C                                    C       G    C

Joy to the world! The Lord is come!

         F         G               C

Let earth receive her King!

      C   F     C             C       F      C

Let every heart prepare Him room,


And heav'n and nature sing,


and heav'n and nature sing,

        C                  G                   C   G   C

and heav'n and heav'n and nature sing!



C                                  C    G    C

Joy to the world! the Savior reigns;

         F               G             C

Let men their songs employ;

            C      F     C                      C      F       C

While field and floods, rocks, hills, and plains.


Repeat the sounding joy,


Repeat the sounding joy,

     C            G             C      G   C

Repeat, repeat the sounding joy.

C                                     C    G     C

No more let sins and sorrows grow, 

         F             G            C

Nor thorns infest the ground;

        C       F     C               C      F       C

He comes to make His blessings flow 


Far as the curse is found,


Far as the curse is found,

      C           G          C          G   C

Far as, far as the curse is found.



C                                         C       G    C

He rules the world with truth and grace

         F                  G           C

And makes the nations prove

        C   F     C           C    F   C

The glories of His righteousness,


And wonders of His love,


And wonders of His love,

       C                 G              C   G   C

And wonders, wonders of His love.

Written by Isaac Watts, 1719

Joy To The World chord sheet by Nathan Drake

ACOUSTIC version