Psalms 116

Psalms 116   (original by Sons of Korah)

(capo III)

 

Intro:

C | G | Am | Am

C | G | Am | Am

 

C                G                       Am

I love Yahweh for He heard me

C                         G           Am

He heard my cry for mercy

C                       G                   Am

Because He turned His ear to me

C         G           Am

I will call on Him

 

C | G | Am | Am

C                         G                   Am

The cords of death they entangled me

C                       G                               Am

The anguish of the grave was upon me

C                   G                                     Am

I was overcome by trouble and sorrow

C             G                             Am

Then I called out your Name

 

C       G                         D

Oh Yah, rescue me

Am   G                 Em Am

Oh Yah, rescue me-e-e-e

C     G                    D

Oh, Yah, rescue me

             Am     C     G     D

Rescue me-e-e-e-e-e-e-e (2x)

 

C | G | Am | Am | Am

 

C                  G                         Am

Yahweh is gracious and righteous

C         G        Am

He is full of compassion

C                 G                                Am

Yahweh protects the simple-hearted

C                           G               Am

When I was in need He saved me

 

C               G                                     D

So be at rest once more my soul

C         G                                       Em   Am

For Yahweh been good to you

C               G                                     D

So be at rest once more my soul

           Am   C   G   D

O My soul

           Am   C   G   D

O My soul

 

C                         G                                       D

For You have saved my soul from death

Am                       G                                       Em   Am

And You have saved my eyes from tears

C                           G                                     D

And You have saved my feet from stumbling

 

Am       C         G                            D

That I may walk before Yahweh   (8x)