AWAY IN A MANGER 
   Words: Traditional American
   Tune: Away in a Manger, James R. Murray

    G               G   G/A G/B  C        Am7 G
1   Away in a       man-ger, no  crib for a   bed
2   The cattle are  low-ing, the baby     a - wakes,
3   Be near me Lord Je -sus! I   ask Thee to  stay

          D7                     G        C     G
1   The   little Lord Jesus laid down His sweet head
2   The   little Lord Jesus, no  crying   He    makes.
3   Close by me  forever,  and   love me, I     pray.

    D7    G              G    G/A   G/B    C          Am7 G
1   The   stars in  the  sky - y    looked down where He  lay
2   I     love Thee Lord Je  - sus! Look   down from  the sky,
3   Bless all the  dear  child-ren  in     Thy ten  - der care,

        D7          G    G/A  G/B Am        D7   G
1   The little Lord Je - sus, a - sleep on  the  hay.
2   And stay by my  side un - til morning   is   nigh.
3   And fit us for  hea -ven, to  live with Thee there.

Unusual chords:
G/A X00033 G/B X20033

Chords by Rich DeRuiter (rich@guitarhymns.com)

--------------------------------------------------- Or in F:
Away in a Manger Words: Traditional American Tune: Away in a Manger, James R. Murray F F F/G F/A Bb Dm7 F Away in a man-ger, no crib for a bed C7 F Bb F The little Lord Jesus laid down His sweet head C7 F F F/G F/A Bb Dm7 F The stars in the sky-y looked down where He lay C7 F F/G F/A Gm C7 F The little Lord Je-sus, a - sleep on the hay. The cattle are lowing, the baby awakes, The little Lord Jesus, no crying He makes. I love Thee Lord Jesus! Look down from the sky, And stay by my side until morning is nigh. Be near me Lord Jesus! I ask Thee to stay Close by me forever, and love me, I pray. Bless all the dear children in Thy tender care, And fit us for heaven, to live with Thee there. Unusual chords: F/G 3X3211 F/A X03211 C9 X32033 or F/G XXX011 F/A XXX211

Chords by Rich DeRuiter (rich@guitarhymns.com)

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