**Slowly on the first line of [Chorus 1] Faster throughout after the first line of [Chorus 1]** [Chorus 1] C Gonna build a kingdom on this sad old ground; Am Em D Gonna build a kingdom all around! G C Gonna call it heaven 'cause that's what it'll be-- F C G F C A place of beauty, peace and joy for you and me! [Chorus 2] C It'll take some hard work to make this old mud new. Am G It'll take a struggle, but we'll see it through! G G Go and tell your friends if they want to come, F C G C That they're all welcome to this land we call freedom! [Bridge] F G C F Fight determined to be victors and we'll triumph in the end. G And we'll stop this world of trouble, and we'll ease this pain for men. F C We've a kingdom to establish with our tears, our sweat, our blood; G And we'll kick to hell this world of hell G And build a new world for God! [Chorus 3] C So come all you people, it's your kingdom too; Am Em G 'Cause it won't be a kingdom without you. C So rejoice my brothers, all men of all lands; F C F C For the glory of the true world, this wonderful me and you world, F Am F G C The kingdom of the new world is at hand!