Tread Softly

 
I
Bb 
Be silent, be silent,A  
F 
whis
F7 
per is  
Bb 
heard,Be 
 
 
Eb 
silent, 
 
a
Cm7 
nd 
 
 
Bb 
listen,
Bbm 
Oh, 
 
 
F 
trea-
C7 
sure each  
F 
word!
 
Tread  
Bb 
softly, tread  
Eb 
softly,The 
 
 
F 
Mas-
F7 
ter is  
Bb 
here,Tread 
 
 
Bb 
softly, 
 
 
Cm7 
tread 
 
 
Bb 
softly,He 
 
 
F 
bids 
 
u
F7 
s draw ne
Bb 
ar.
 
II
Bb 
Be silent, be silent,For  
F 
hol
F7 
y this  
Bb 
place,This 
 
 
Eb 
altar 
 
 
Cm7 
that 
 
e
Bb 
choes
Bbm 
The 
 
m
F 
es
C7 
sage of  
F 
grace. Tread  
Bb 
softly, tread sof
Eb 
tly, The  
F 
Mas-
F7 
ter is he
Bb 
re; Tread  
Eb 
softly, 
 
t
Cm7 
read 
 
s
Bb 
oftly, He  
F 
bids 
 
u
F7 
s draw ne
Bb 
ar.
Unmatched square brackets:

III
[Bb]Be silent, be silent,
Breathe [F]hum[F7]bly our pr[Bb]ayer,
A [Ebforetaste [Cm7]of E[Bb]den
[Bbm]This [F]mom[C7]ent we [F]share.

Tread [Bb]softly, tread [Eb]softly,
The [F]Mas[F7]ter is [Bb]here,
Tread [Eb]softly, [Cm7]tread [Bb]softly,
He [F]bids [F7]us draw n[Bb]ear.


 
IV
Bb 
Be silent, be silent,His  
F 
me-
F7 
rcy 
 
rec-
Bb 
ord,Be 
 
 
Eb 
silent, 
 
b
Cm7 
 
sil
Bb 
ent
Bbm 
And 
 
 
F 
wait 
 
on
C7 
the 
 
L
F 
ord. Tread  
Bb 
softly, tread s
Eb 
oftly,The 
 
 
F 
Ma-
F7 
ster is he
Bb 
re,Tread 
 
 
Eb 
softly, 
 
tr
Cm 
ead 
 
so
Bb 
ftly,He 
 
 
F 
bids 
 
u
F7 
s draw n
Bb 
ear.