Away in a Manger

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   AWAY IN A MANGER
   Words: Anonymous
   Tune: Mueller


Verse 1

C          C7        F            C
AWAY IN A  MANGER NO CRIB FOR HIS BED

    G7                                    C
THE LITTLE LORD JESUS LAID DOWN HIS SWEET HEAD

G7  C            C7         F             C
THE STARS IN THE SKY LOOKED DOWN WHERE HE LAY

G7              C         Dm     G7  C
THE LITTLE LORD JESUS, ASLEEP ON THE HAY.


Verse 2

C              C7         F         C
THE CATTLE ARE LOWING THE POOR BABY WAKES

    G7                             C
BUT LITTLE LORD JESUS NO CRYING HE MAKES

G7  C             C7          F             C
I   LOVE YOU LORD JESUS, LOOK DOWN FROM THE SKY

    G7         C          Dm      G7 C
AND STAY BY MY CRADLE TIL MORNING IS NIGH.


Verse 3

C               C7      F          C
BE NEAR ME LORD JESUS I ASK YOU TO STAY

      G7                           C
CLOSE BY ME FOR-EVER AND LOVE ME I PRAY.

G7    C            C7          F           C
BLESS ALL THE DEAR CHILDREN IN YOUR TENDER CARE

    G7         C         Dm        G7  C
AND FIT US FOR HEAVEN TO LIVE WITH YOU THERE.





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