Misc Praise Songs Tabs

Eleanor Farjeon - Carol Of The Advent

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TAB

            [Verse 1]
E           B         A    B  E
People look East, the time is near,
       B        F#     B     
Of the crowning of the year.
                E       C#m     E B
Make your house fair is you are a-ble,
E        F#m         C#m     B
Trim the hearth, and set the table.
E                    B      C#m
People look East and sing today,
E        A        B      E
Love the guest is on the way.


[Verse 2]
E          B            A     B  E
Furrows be glad, though earth is bare,
         B       F#      B   
One more seed is planted there.
             E            C#m     E  B
Give up your strength the seed to nourish
E       F#m        C#m        B
That in course the flower may flourish.
E                    B      C#m
People look East and sing today,
E        A       B      E
Love the rose is on the way.


[Verse 3]
E                B         A      B  E
Birds, though ye long have ceased to build,
          B         F#      B   
Guard the nest that must be filled.
         E         C#m       E  B
Even the hour when wings are frozen
E      F#m      C#m      B
He for fledging-time has chosen.
E                    B      C#m
People look East and sing today,
E        A       B      E
Love the Bird is on the way.


[Verse 4]
E              B          A     B  E
Stars keep the watch when night is dim,
         B         F#         B   
One more light the bowl shall brim.
          E        C#m    E B
Shining beyond the frosty weather,
E         F#m     C#m    B
Bright as sun and moon together.
E                    B      C#m
People look East and sing today,
E        A       B      E
Love the Star is on the way.


[Verse 5]
E        B         A   B   E
Angels announce to man and beast
        B      F#       B   
Him who cometh from the East,
          E        C#m    E  B
Set every peak and valley humming
E        F#m       C#m     B
With the word, the Lord is coming.
E                    B      C#m
People look East and sing today,
E        A       B      E
Love the Lord is on the way.    

Added On December 28th, 2016

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