Because He Lives (Amen)

Matt Maher

 
Intro
| Bbm7 / Gb2 / | Db / / / | 
| Bbm7 / Gb2 / | Db / / / | 
 
Verse 1
 
I be
Bbm7 
lieve in the
Gb2 
Son
 
I be
Bbm7 
lieve in the
Gb2 
risen
Db 
One
 
I be
Bbm7 
lieve I over
Gb2 
come
Db 
Fm 
Ab 
 
by the
Gb2 
power of His
Bbm7 
blood
Ab 
 
Chorus
 
A
Gb 
men,
Ab 
a-
Bbm7 
men
Ab/C 
I'm a
Db 
live,
Ab/C 
I'm a
Db 
live
 
bec
Gb 
ause
Ab 
He lives!
Db/F 
a-
Gb 
men,
Ab 
a-
Bbm7 
men
Ab/C 
let my
Db 
song
Ab/C 
join the
Db 
one
 
that
Gb 
never
Ab 
ends
 
Because He
Bbm7 
lives
Gb 
 
Interlude
Db /// | Bbm7 // Gb2 //  
 
Verse 2
Db 
I was
Bbm7 
dead in the
Gb2 
grave
Db 
I was
Bbm7 
covered in
Gb2 
sin and
Db 
shame
 
I heard
Bbm7 
mercy call
Gb2 
my name
Db 
Fm 
Ab 
 
He
Gb2 
rolled the
Bbm7 
stone a
Ab 
way!
 
REPEAT CHORUS
 
Bridge
 
Because He
Db 
lives,
Gb2 
I can face to
Ab 
morrow!
 
Because He
Db 
lives,
Gb2 
every fear is
Ab 
gone!
 
I
Db/F 
know He
Gb2 
holds my
Bbm7 
life
 
my
Ab 
future in His
Gb 
hands
 
REPEAT CHORUS
Writer(s):

Matt Maher, Jason Ingram, Chris Tomlin, Ed Cash, Daniel Carson, Gloria Gaither, William J. Gaither

Theme(s):

Adoration & Praise, Communion & Reflection, God's Attributes, Grace & Mercy, Easter

Tempo:

Medium

BPM:

84

Original Key:

Db

Key Range:

A-E

Recommended Key(s):

A, A#, B, C, C#, G, G#

CCLI #:

7027887

Scripture Reference:

Hebrews 7:24; Psalm 103:1