Key - G

Transpose To:

  Because He Lives

verse 1:

[G]god sent his son they called him [C]jesus

he came to [G]love heal and [D]forgive [D7]

he lived and [G]died [G7]to buy my [C]pardon [Cm]

an empty [G]grave is [Em]there to [Am]prove

my s[D7]avior l[G]ives


because he [G]lives i can face [C]tomorrow

because he [G]lives all fear is [A]gone [D7]

because i [G]know [G7]he holds the [C]future [Cm]

and life is [G]worth the [Em]living

[Am]just [D7]because he [G]lives

verse 2:

[G]how sweet to hold a newborn [C]baby

and feel the [G]pride and joy he [D]brings [D7]

but greater [G]still [G7]the calm ass[C]urance [Cm]

this child can [G]face [Em]uncertain [Am]days

b[D7]ecause he l[G]ives

verse 3:

[G]and then one day i'll cross that [C]river

i'll fight life's [G]final war with [D]pain [D7]

and then as [G]death [G7]gives way to [C]vict'ry [Cm]

i'll see the [G]lights of [Em]glory [Am]and

i'll k[D7]now he [G]lives