Table of Contents

  1. 1 - Angels From the Realms of Glory
  2. 2 - Angels We Have Heard on High
  3. 3 - Away in a Manger
  4. 4 - Go Tell it on the Mountain
  5. 5 - Hark the Herald, Angels Sing!
  6. 6 - It Came Upon a Midnight Clear
  7. 7 - Joy to the World
  8. 8 - O Come, All Ye Faithful
  9. 9 - O Come, O Come Emmanuel

1 - Angels From the Realms of Glory

   Angels From the Realms of Glory
   Words: James Montgomery
   Tune: Henry Smart



G                      D  G
ANGELS FROM THE REALMS OF GLORY

C         G      Em   D/F#      G
WING YOUR FLIGHT O’ER ALL THE   EARTH

G                        Em  B7
ONCE YOU SANG CREATION’S STO-RY

Em   B7  Em        D  A    D
COME PRO-CLAIM MES-SI-AH’S BIRTH


Chorus

D         D7     G          C 
CHRIST IS COMING CHRIST IS COMING

Am     G    Am   Em  Ds  D   G 
CHRIST WILL COME THE SAV-IOR KING


G                    D     G
ALL CREATION JOIN IN PRAIS-ING

C       G  Em   D/F#   G
GOD THE FA-THER SPIRIT SON

G             Em     B7
EVERMORE YOUR VOICES RAIS-ING

Em B7  Em     D     A  D
TO E - TERNAL THREE IN ONE

Chorus


D         D7    G          C 
CHRIST IS COMING CHRIST IS COMING

Am     G    Am   Em  Ds  D   G 
CHRIST WILL COME THE SAV-IOR KING



2 - Angels We Have Heard on High

   Angels We Have Heard on High
   Words: Traditional French carol
   Tune: Traditional French carol

Verse 1

C      Am      G        C
ANGELS WE HAVE HEARD ON HIGH

C        G       C   G   C
SWEET-LY SINGING OER THE PLAINS

C       Am        G     C
AND THE MOUNTAINS IN RE-PLY

C   G C         G       C
ECH-O-ING THEIR JOY-OUS STRAINS


CHORUS:        
                        
C     A7  Dm  G   C   F   G 
GLO – O – O – O – O – O – O – RIA

                        
C  G    C     F   C    G
IN EX – CEL - SIS DE – O
                        
C     A7  Dm  G   C   F   G 
GLO – O – O – O – O – O – O – RIA
                        
C  G    C     F   C  G   C 
IN EX – CEL - SIS DE-E – O


Verse 2

C         Am       G     C
SHEPHERDS WHY THIS JU-BI-LEE

C   G    C      G             C 
WHY YOUR JOYOUS STRAINS   PRO-LONG

C        Am       G       C
WHAT THE GLADSOME TIDINGS BE

C     G  C          G         C
WHICH IN-SPIRE YOUR HEAV’N-LY SONG

Verse 3

C       Am      G       C
COME TO BETH-LE-HEM AND SEE

C   G     C         G       C
HIM WHOSE BIRTH THE AN-GELS SING

C       Am    G      C
COME ADORE ON BENDED KNEE

C      G   C        G        C
CHRIST THE LORD THE NEW BORN KING




3 - Away in a Manger

   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.





4 - Go Tell it on the Mountain

   GO TELL IT ON THE MOUNTAIN
   Words: Anonymous
   Tune: Mueller


CHORUS

E  Esus4          E        B7                 E     Esus4
GO TELL IT ON THE MOUNTAIN OVER THE HILLS AND EVERY-WHERE

E  Esus4          E    C#m        F#m  B7        E
GO TELL IT ON THE MOUNTAIN THAT JESUS CHRIST IS BORN


VERSE 1

E               Esus4      E
WHILE SHEPHERDS KEPT THEIR WATCHING

     B7               E  Esus4
O’ER SILENT FLOCKS BY NIGHT

   E       Esus4        E
BE-HOLD THROUGH-OUT THE HEAVENS

      F#m          B7      
THERE SHONE A HOLY LIGHT



VERSE 2

    E        Esus4      E
THE SHEPHRDS FEARED AND TREMBLED

     B7           E   Esus4
WHEN LO ABOVE THE EARTH

     E       Esus4  E  
RANG OUT THE ANGEL  CHORUS

     F#m    B7
THAT HAILED OUR SAVIORS BIRTH


VERSE 3

     E    Esus4  E
DOWN IN A LONELY MANGER

    B7                E  Esus4
THE HUMBLE CHRIST WAS BORN

    E      Esus4    E
AND GOD SENT US SAL-VATION

     F#m     B7
THAT BLESSED CHRISTMAS MORN





5 - Hark the Herald, Angels Sing!

   HARK THE HERALD ANGELS SING
   Words: Charles Wesley
   Tune: William H. Cummings



VERSE 1

G                      D     G     C      G   D7   G
HARK THE HERALD ANGELS SING, GLORY TO THE NEW-BORN KING

G                        A7    D                  A7  D
PEACE ON EARTH AND MERCY MILD, GOD AND SINNERS RE-CON-CILED

G             C  G     D     G                C  G   D7
JOYFUL ALL YE NA-TIONS RISE, JOIN THE TRIUMPH OF THE SKIES

C             G  Am   E7  Am      D7        G            D  G
WITH TH’ANGEL-IC HOST PRO-CLAIM, “CHRIST IS BORN IN BETH-LE-HEM!”

C            G   Am E7   Am    D7    G          D7   G
HARK THE HER-ALD AN-GELS SING, GLORY TO THE NEW-BORN KING.


VERSE 2

G                          D      G       C   G         D7  G
CHRIST BY HIGHEST HEAV’N A-DORED, CHRIST, THE EVER-LAST-ING LORD!

G                       A7    D                    A7    D
LATE IN TIME BEHOLD HIM COME, OFF-SPRING OF THE FA-VORED ONE.

G                   C   G    D    G                   C  G   D7
VEILED IN FLESH THE GOD-HEAD SEE; HAIL TH’IN-CAR-NATE DE-I - TY

C              G    Am  E7 Am     D7     G         D   G 
PLEASED AS MAN WITH MEN TO DWELL, JESUS, OUR EMMAN-U - EL.

C            G   Am E7   Am    D7    G          D7   G
HARK THE HER-ALD AN-GELS SING, GLORY TO THE NEW-BORN KING.


VERSE 3

G                      D   G    C           G    D7  G
MILD HE LAYS HIS GLORY BY, BORN THAT MAN NO MORE MAY DIE

G                         A7     D                     A7  D
BORN TO RAISE THE SONS OF EARTH; BORN TO GIVE THEM SEC-OND BIRTH

G                  C  G   D      G                 C   G  D7
RISEN WITH HEALING IN HIS WINGS, LIGHT AND LIFE TO ALL HE BRINGS,

C             G  Am    E7   Am    D7       G                  D  G
HAIL, THE SON OF RIGHT-EOUS-NESS! HAIL THE HEAVEN-BORN PRINCE OF PEACE

C            G   Am E7   Am    D7    G          D7   G
HARK THE HER-ALD AN-GELS SING, GLORY TO THE NEW-BORN KING.





6 - It Came Upon a Midnight Clear

   IT CAME UPON A MIDNIGHT CLEAR
   Words: Edmund Sears
   Tune: Richard Storrs Willis


VERSE 1

   G    C      G   C    G          C       A       D   D7
IT CAME UPON A MIDNIGHT CLEAR THAT GLORIUS SONG OF OLD

     G      C       G    C   G        C           D        G
FROM ANGELS BENDING NEAR THE EARTH TO TOUCH THEIR HARPS OF GOLD

      B7                Em   B7 Em       D            A        D      D7
PEACE ON THE EARTH GOOD WILL TO MEN FROM HEAVEN’S ALL GRACIOUS KING

    G        C      G    C    G      C        D      G
THE WORLD IN SOLEMN STILLNESS LAY TO HEAR THE ANGELS SING


VERSE 2

      G           C      G     C    G         C        A         D   D7
STILL THROUGH THE CLOVEN SKIES THEY COME WITH PEACEFUL WINGS UN-FURLED

     G          C        G  C   G           C       D     G
AND STILL THEIR HEAVENLY MU-SIC FLOATS O’ER ALL THE WEARY WORLD

  B7                Em  B7 Em          D       A        D      D7
A-BOVE IT’S SAD AND LOW-LY PLAINS THEY BEND ON HOVERING WING

    G    C         G  C   G          C       D      G
AND EVER O’ER IT’S BA-BEL SOUNDS THE BLESSED ANGELS SING


VERSE 3

    G    C           G   C   G          C         A       D   D7
YET WITH THE WOES OF SIN AND STRIFE THE WORLD HAS SUFFERED LONG

   G         C        G    C    G          C        D        G
BE-NEATH THE HEAVENLY HYMN HAVE ROLLED TWO THOUSAND YEARS OF WRONG

    B7             Em   B7    Em      D       A          D      D7
AND WARRING HUMAN -KIND HEARS NOT THE TIDINGS WHICH THEY BRING

  G        C         G     C   G          C        D      G
O HUSH THE NOISE AND CEASE THE STRIFE AND HEAR THE ANGELS SING


VERSE 4

    G      C        G      C   G     C        A       D   D7
FOR LO THE DAYS ARE HASTEN-ING ON BY PROPHETS SEEN OF OLD

     G        C    G   C     G           C        D         G
WHEN WITH THE EVER CIR-CLING YEARS SHALL COME THE TIME FORE-TOLD

     B7               Em   B7 Em         D       A         D      D7
WHEN PEACE SHALL OVER ALL THE EARTH  ITS ANCIENT SPLENDORS FLING

    G        C          G    C   G          C       D      G
AND ALL THE WORLD GIVES BACK THE SONG WHICH NOW THE ANGELS SING



7 - Joy to the World

   JOY TO THE WORLD
   Words: Isaac Watts
   Tune: Lowell Mason


VERSE 1

C   F      C     F   C    G  C         F        G         C
JOY TO THE WORLD THE LORD IS COME. LET EARTH RE-CEIVE HER KING;

    C  F C            C    F   C 
LET EV-R-Y HEART, PRE-PARE HIM ROOM.

    C                           G                 
AND HEAV’N AND NATURE SING, AND HEAV’N AND NATURE SING

    C       F   C      F   C  G    C
AND HEAV’N, AND HEAV’N AND NA-TURE SING.


VERSE 2

C   F      C     F   C    G  C           F      G        C
JOY TO THE WORLD THE SAV-IOR REIGNS, LET US OUR SONGS EM-PLOY
 
      C      F   C              C     F   C 
WHILE FIELDS AND FLOODS, ROCKS, HILLS AND PLAINS,

    C                        G     
RE-PEAT THE SOUNDING JOY, RE-PEAT THE SOUNDING JOY,

    C    F  C      F   C    G    C
RE-PEAT, RE-PEAT, THE SOUND-ING JOY.


VERSE 3

C   F       C    F   C    G   C         F         G        C
NO MORE LET SINS AND SOR-ROWS GROW, NOR THORNS IN-FEST THE GROUND

    C    F  C        C    F     C 
HE COMES TO MAKE HIS BLES-SINGS FLOW,

    C                          G 
FAR AS THE CURSE IS FOUND, FAR AS THE CURSE IS FOUND,

    C   F   C  F   C     G  C
FAR AS, FAR AS THE CURSE IS FOUND.

VERSE 4

C   F        C      F    C     G   C          F         G       C
HE RULES THE WORLD, WITH TRUTH AND GRACE, AND MAKES THE NATIONS PROVE.

    C    F   C      C     F    C 
THE GLO-RIES OF HIS RIGHT-EOUS-NESS,

    C                        G 
AND WONDERS OF HIS LOVE, AND WONDERS OF HIS LOVE,

    C    F   C   F    C  G    C
AND WONDERS, WON-DERS OF HIS LOVE.




8 - O Come, All Ye Faithful

  
   O Come, all ye Faithful
   Words: John F. Wade
   Tune: Adeste Fideles

Verse 1

  D            A         D   A   D   G   D    A
O come, all ye faithful, joy-ful and tri-umph-ant,

(F#m) Bm   A   E A        D  A  E  A
O     come ye, O come ye, to Be-th-lehem.

D    A7  D  A7   D    A    D   Bm   A
Come and be-hold Him, born the King of angels;

Refrain

D       A   D  A D
O come, let us a-dore Him,

D       A   D  G D    A
O come, let us a-dore Him,

D G     D   A  D A    D -> G
O come, let us a-dore Him,

D   A       D
Chr-ist the Lord.


Verse 2

D           A         D      A   D     G D    A
True God of true God, Light from Light E-tern-al,

(F#m) Bm A   E  A   D   A  E      A
Lo,   He sh-uns not the Vi-rgin’s womb;

D   A7  D  A7  D      A   D    Bm  A
Son of the Fa-ther, begot-ten, not created;


Verse 3

  D             A        D    A D  G  D    A
Sing, choirs of angels, sing in ex-ul-tat-ion;

(F#m) Bm    A   E  A        D  A   E   A
O     sing, all ye citizens of hea-ven above!

D   A7 D  A7   D    A  D  Bm     A
Glo-ry to God, all glo-ry in the highest;


Verse 4

  D            A          D    A    D   G  D    A
Yea, Lord, we greet Thee, born this hap-py morn-ing;

Bm  A   E  A        D  A   E  A
Jes-us, to Thee be all glo-ry given;

D    A7  D  A7  D    A   D  Bm    A
Word of the Fat-her, now in flesh appearing.

9 - O Come, O Come Emmanuel

  
   O Come, O Come Emmanuel
   Words: John M. Neal
   Tune: Thomas Helmore

Verse 1

Em                 Am   Em
O come, O come, Em-manu-el,

Am   Em            Am   Em
And ransom captive Isra-el,

     Am               G D A   D
That mourns in lonely e-x-ile here

G   D      Em     Am  Em
Unt-il the Son of God appear.

Refrain

   D        Em
Rejoice! Rejoice!

  Am   Em D     Em              Am   Em
Emmanu-el shall come to thee, O Isra-el.

Verse 2

Em                  Am      Em
O come, Thou Wisdom from on high,

Am   Em                 Am     Em
Who orderest all things mighti-ly;

      Am            G  D  A   D
To us the path of know-le-dge show,

G   D     Em    Am          Em
And teach us in her ways to go.

Verse 3

Em                  Am     Em
O come, Thou Rod of Jesse, free

Am    Em               Am    Em
Thine own from Satan’s tyran-ny;

     Am                 G  D   A D
From depths of hell Thy pe-opl-e save,

G   D    Em           Am       Em
And give them victory over the grave.

Verse 4

Em                       Am       Em
O come, Thou Day-spring, come and cheer

Am   Em              Am     Em
Our spirits by Thine advent here;

     Am              G  D   A   D
Disperse the gloomy clo-uds of night,

G   D       Em           Am     Em
And death’s dark shadows put to flight.