Chris Tomlin - What Child Is This Guitar Chords

Chris Tomlin

ccm, christian alternative rock, christian music, christian rock

Song versions: 1 2
Chords: Fm, Eb, Cm, Db, C, Ab, Cm7, C7, Eb/G
Tabbed by : Monty Hobson
Email : montyhobson@gmail.com

Tuning : Standard


INTRO  
  1  2  3  4  5  6
| Fm                 |  Fm             |  Fm                |  Fm                   | 

VERSE 1
   |  Fm             |  Eb              |  Fm                |  Cm                   |
What child is this who laid to rest    on Mary's lap       is sleeping
                                            1    2    3     4    5    6
   | Fm              |  Eb                |  Db             C               | 
Whom angels greet with anthems sweet while shepherds       watch are 
|  Fm                   |   Fm                    |
  keeping?


CHORUS 1
       |  Ab                              |  Eb                               | 
         This,      this is                 Christ the king 
        |  Fm                            |  Cm7                          |
      whom shepherds guard              and angels sing
       |  Ab                              |  Eb                               | 
         Haste,    haste                 to bring Him laud
          1    2    3     4    5    6
       |  Db              C7           |  
      The Babe,       the Son        of... 


TURN
   1  2  3  4  5  6
 | Fm                 |  Fm             |  Fm                |  Fm                   | 
...Mary


VERSE 2
     1    2    3     4   5   6
   | Fm       Eb/G   Ab          |  Eb                | Fm              | Cm                |
  So bring     Him   incense       gold and myrrh Come  peasant King   to own Him
     1      2      3   4   5   6                          1    2    3     4    5    6
   | Fm     Eb/G   Ab             |  Eb                | Db               C                 |  
The King    of    kings          Salvation brings    let lov   -    ing   hearts 
                                          1     2     3     4     5     6
|  Fm                                 |   Fm               Eb/G            |   
Enthrone Him



CHORUS 2 
       |  Ab                              |  Eb/G                               | 
          Raise, raise                     a song on high 
        |  Fm                           |  Cm7                          |
       The virgin sings                her lullaby
       |  Ab                              |  Eb/G                               | 
         Joy, joy                        for Christ is born
          1    2    3     4    5    6
       |  Db              C7           |  
      The Babe,       the Son        of... 


TRANSITION
                                          1     2     3     4     5     6
|  Fm                                 |   Fm               Eb/G            |   
...Mary                                  (Ma         -      ry)


CHORUS 1
       |  Ab                              |  Eb                               | 
         This,      this is                 Christ the king 
        |  Fm                            |  Cm7                          |
      whom shepherds guard              and angels sing
       |  Ab                              |  Eb                               | 
         Haste,    haste                 to bring Him laud
          1    2    3     4    5    6
       |  Db              C7           |  
      The Babe,       the Son        of... 

TRANSITION
                                          1     2     3     4     5     6
|  Fm                                 |   Fm               Eb/G            |   
...Mary                               



CHORUS 3 (acapella)
|  Ab                              |  Eb/G                               | 
  Nails, spears                 shall pierce Him through
 |  Fm                           |  Cm7                          |
The Cross He bore                for me, for you
|  Ab                              |  Eb/G                               | 
  Hail, hail                      the Word made flesh
          1    2    3     4    5    6
       |  Db              C7           |  Fm                          || 
      The Babe,       The Son of          Mary

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