The Power Of The Cross Keith & Kristyn Getty

Writer(s): Stuart Townend , Keith Getty

Tempo: Slow

Recommended Key(s): A

Tag(s): Kingsway , Easter

CCLI #: 4490766

Scripture Reference(s): Romans 5:8

lyrics & chords (?)

Intro
D/F#    E/G#    A
A    E/B    A/C#
Dmaj7    A/C#    Bm7    Dmaj7    Esus    E

Verse 1
D/F#  E/G#    A                E7/B    A/C#
Oh to see the dawn of the darkest day
D                 A/C#    Bm7   Dmaj7   Esus    E
Christ on the road to cal  -  va  -  ry
D/F#     E/G#   A                   E7/B    A/C#
Tried by sinful men, torn and beaten then
D                A/C#  DmajEsus    E/D
Nailed to a cross   of    wood

Chorus 1
A/C#     D        E/G#  A
This the pow’r of the cross
A/C#     D      E/G#   A
Christ became sin for us
A/C#        D      B/D#     E
Took the blame, bore the wrath
E/D  A/C#     D     Esus  E     D/F#    E/G#    A
We  stand forgiven at          the cross

Dmaj7    Bm7    Esus    E

Verse 2
D/F#  E/G#   A                 E7/B    A/C#
Oh to see the pain written on Your face
D                 A/C#      Bm7  Dmaj7  Esus    E
Bearing the awesome weight of       sin
D/F#   E/G#    A                E7/D   A/C#
Ev’ry   bitter thought, ev’ry evil    deed
D                      A/C#    Dmaj7 Esus     E/D
Crowning Your blood - stained brow

(REPEAT CHORUS)

Verse 3
D/F#      E/G#     A                   E7/B        A/C#
Now the daylight flees, now the ground beneath
D                    A/C#  BmDmaj7   Esus    E
Quakes as its maker bows his        head 
D/F#   E/G#    A                   E7/D   A/C#
Curtain torn in two, dead are raised to life
D                  A/C#    Dmaj7 Esus     E/D
‘Finished!’ the vict’  -  ry       cry

Verse 4
D/F#  E/G#     A                E7/B   A/C#
Oh to see my name written in the wound 
D                          A/C#  BmDmaj7   Esus    E
For through Your suf‘fring I      am       free 
D/F#      E/G#        A               E7/D   A/C#
Death is crushed to death, life is mine to live 
D                           A/C# Dmaj7 Esus     E/D
Won through Your self  -  less     love

Chorus 2
A/C#     D        E/G#  A
This the pow’r of the cross 
A/C#     D   E/G#   A
Son of God slain for us 
A/C#    D    B/D#     E
What a life, what a cost 
E/D  A/C#     D    Esus  E     D/F#    E/G#    A
We stand forgiven at       the cross

A    E/G#    A/C#
Dmaj7    Bm7    D/E    A

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