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I'd Rather Have Jesus
lyrics and chords are intended for your personal use, this great old
country gospel was recorded by Jim Reeves. It's not difficult to play,
it has simple chords and it's pretty.
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I'd Rather Have Jesus recorded By Jim Reeves written byRhea F. Miller - George B. Shea
G C G I'd rather have Jesus than silver or gold D7 I'd rather be His than have riches untold G C G I'd rather have Jesus than houses or lands D7 G I'd rather be led by His nail-pierced hand
D7 C G Than to be the king of a vast domain D7 C G And be held in sin's dread s-way C G I'd rather have Jesus than anything D7 G This world affords today
C G I'd rather have Jesus than worldly applause D7 I'd rather be faithful to His dear cause G C G I'd rather have Jesus than worldwide fame D7 G I'd rather be true to His holy name
Repeat #2 C G He's fairer than lilies of rarest bloom D7 He's sweeter than honey from out the comb G C G He's all that my hungering spirit needs D7 G I'd rather have Jesus and let Him lead
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one before or since has had a voice that resembled Jim Reeves, in my
opinion his vocals were as pure as there ever has been. This country
gospel is an excellent song to play and sing, it's very pretty and the
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