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Baha’i Blog’s “Studio Sessions” is an initiative where we invite Baha’is and their friends from around the world to come into a studio and share the Baha’i Writings put to music.
In this Baha’i Blog Studio Session, we’re in New York, USA with Earl Henrikson who sings “Be Thou Content” from the Writings of Baha’u’llah.
This song was filmed and recorded in New York, USA, August 2018.
Lyrics & Quote
O SON OF MAN! Be thou content with Me and seek no other helper. For none but Me can ever suffice thee.Baha’u’llah
Capo 3 6th String tuned to D (Drop D Tuning) Intro: FMaj11, FMaj11/D, C, Csus4, FMaj11, FMaj11/D, C, Fmaj7/A, Bmaj7, Fmaj7/A, Gm7, C Csus4, FMaj11, FMaj11/D, O SON OF MAN! Be thou Fmaj7, Bmaj7 content with Me and seek Fmaj11, Fmaj11/D no other helper. Fmaj7, Bmaj7, Gm7, C For none but Me can ever suffice First ending: Fmaj11, Fmaj11/D, C thee. Second Ending: Fmaj11, Fmaj11 thee.
You can also listen to and download the audio version of this song from Baha’i Blog’s Soundcloud page here:
You can also watch the “Studio Sessions” video series on Baha’i Blog’s YouTube Channel here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLePDtgwcyKAScvchcLzY-XZTmP2tdN-EY
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