CHords: In the Midst of the Week

Text: Daniel 8:9-27, 9:1, 9:24-27  --  Track 28  --  Tempo: 100 bpm

 

Intro: G / Am / F / C / G / C  / F / G / C

 

Dm          C         Am

Daniel in vision saw

    F            G

A work of evil

F              G         Am

Twenty-three hundred years

        G

Then it would end

Dm        C       Am

Wicked the little horn

F               G

Who reigned a season

F        G     Am

Then the sanctuary

        G

Would be cleansed

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Dm        C    Am

All of God’s children wait

F       G

Even prophets

F    G         Am

Daniel thirteen years

        G

Seeking the Lord

Dm          C        Am

Given the starting date

F             G

Now we plot it

F    G           Am

Finding Messiah Prince

        G

At its core

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G            Am

In the midst of the week

       F C          G    C

Ending sacrifice through His sacrifice

     F            G      C

In mercy bearing our justice

G            Am

In the midst of the week

      F  C                     G       Am

Ending offering, offering up His life

             G     G7    C

In the midst—trust it

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Dm     C          Am

Seventy weeks decreed

F             G

For God’s nation

F               G Am

And at the end a week

           G

For the Prince

Dm        C    Am

Then in the midst cut off

F    G

Desolation

F         G             Am

We have found His love

       G

Ever since

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G            Am

In the midst of the week

       F C          G    C

Ending sacrifice through His sacrifice

     F            G      C

In mercy bearing our justice

G            Am

In the midst of the week

      F     C         G       Am

Ending offering, offering up His life

             G     G7    C

In the midst—trust it

We can trust it, trust the Word of God

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Am

Trust it because Jesus is

          F

In the middle of the twenty-three-hundred days

      Am

The seventieth week begins

            F

In the same year Messiah the prince came

G

Messiah means anointed one

   Em                

Jesus was anointed at baptism

A

Twenty-seven AD, then three-and-a-half years later, nailed to a tree. See,

           G      A G       A G A

in the midst of the week, thirty-one AD, He bled for me   (Hey!)

A                    G                 A G          A G A

Then came the weeks’ termination, thirty-four AD ended the decree

A                        G                 A G               A G A

Then when we track it backwards seventy weeks, we get four-fifty-seven BC   (Hey!)

A           G        A

Beginning of the twenty-three-hundred (Hey!)

         A       G              A

Since He’s in the middle, we trust it

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G            Am

 

In the midst of the week

       F     C          G    C

Ending sacrifice through His sacrifice

     F            G      C

In mercy bearing our justice

G            Am

In the midst of the week

      F     C             G         Am

Ending offering, offering up His life

             G     

In the midst—trust it

 

 

A              Bm

 

 

In the midst of the week

      G     D        A    Bm

Ending sacrifice through His sacrifice

   G                          A D A

In mercy bearing our justice

              Bm

In the midst of the week

G    D                    A        Bm

Ending offering, offering up His life

A              D

In the midst—trust it