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Aint Gonna Study War No More

Below you'll find lyrics, lead sheet with melody and chords and a link to more information.

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Music excerpt (click on image for a full pdf version in F, G and E)

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Lyrics:

F                Dm7       F                  Dm7
I'm goin' to lay down my sword and shield,
F                Dm7       F                  Dm7
I'm goin' to lay down my sword and shield,
Am7            Gm7
Down by the riverside,
C7              Dm7
down by the riverside
F               Dm7        F                  Dm7
I'm goin' to lay down my sword and shield,

Chorus:

G7      C7                A7       Dm
I ain't goin' to study war no more.
Gm7               Bb     Gm7/Bb      C7       
I ain't goin' to study war no       more,
F                   Dm7   F        Dm7
I ain't goin' to study war no more,
   G7               C7     F    C7 F
I ain't goin' to study war no more!

Chorus:

I'm goin' to ride on a milk-white horse,
I'm goin' to ride on a milk white-horse
Down by the riverside,
Down by the riverside,
I'm goin' to ride a milk-white horse.

Chorus:

I'm goin' to wear a starry crown,
I'm goin' to wear a starry crown,
Down by the riverside,
Down by the riverside,
I'm going to wear a starry crown.

Chorus:

I'm goin' to wear a snow-white robe,
I'm goin' to wear a snow-white robe,
Down by the riverside,
Down by the riverside,
I'm goin to wear a snow-white robe.

Chorus:

I'm goin' to ride with my King Jesus,
I'm goin' to ride with my King Jesus,
Down by the riverside,
Down by the riverside,
I'm goin' to ride with my King Jesus.

Chorus:

 

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