Messiah

What kind of king is announced in a stable?
What kind of throne is a trough filled with hay?
Heaven's great glory, wrapped in a blanket
Bethlehem blind to the worth in its walls

Yet the star showed the way
And the wise saw the truth
As they bowed and worshipped the King

What kind of king waits around undetected?
What kind of plan is a rabble of rogues?
Out of the darkness came light unexpected
From humble obscurity heaven flowed

Yet the star showed the way
And the wise saw the truth
As they bowed and worshipped the King

'Cause they believed in the Saviour who was born
Creation's King stepping into our world
Oh humility, justice and life everlasting you gave
Messiah, the one who saves

What kind of king gives himself to be murdered?
What kind of end was a cross and some nails?
The cross could not keep him, He went to the Father
This kind of King is the hero we know

Now his life shows the way
So now we see the light
As we bow and worship our King

'Cause they believed...