204. I Believe in God (Nasadiki)

1 I believe in God almighty, ninasadiki
who created earth and heavens, ninasadiki
and in Jesus, God's Son from heaven, ninasadiki,
of eternal love the begotten, ninasadiki.

Refrain:
Nasadiki, ninasadiki.
Nasadiki, nasadiki, ninasadiki.
Nasadiki, ninasadiki.
Nasadiki, nasadiki, [ninasadiki.

2 And conceived by the Holy Spirit, ninasadiki,
he was born of the virgin Mary, ninasadiki;
to the earth he came as a baby, ninasadiki,
born for us, and for our salvation, ninasadiki. [Refrain]

3 Truly humna, he lived among us, ninasadiki,
and he suffered much under Pilate, ninasadiki;
he was crucified, died, and buried, ninasadiki,
he descended down into hell, ninasadiki. [Refrain]

4 On the third day he rose triumphant, ninasadiki,
as was prophesied in the scriptures, ninasadiki;
he ascended then up to heaven, ninasadiki,
and shall come again in great glory, ninasadiki. [Refrain]

5 He shall come once more then to judge us, ninasadiki,
and his kingdom shall have no ending, ninasadiki;
I believe in the Holy Spirit, ninasadiki,
I believe in one holy church, ninasadiki. [Refrain]

6 I acknowledge one holy baptism, ninasadiki,
and forgiveness, pardon for sinners, ninasadiki;
I expect one great resurrection, ninasadiki,
and the life of the world to come, ninasadiki. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: I believe in God the almighty
Title: I Believe in God (Nasadiki)
Swahili Title: Nasadiki
Publication Date: 1999
Topic: Struggle, Faith; Apostles' Creed
Source: Based on the Nicene Creed; tr. composite
Language: English
Notes: Ninasadiki = I believe
Tune Information
Name: NASADIKI
Composer: S. C. Ocheing Okeyo
Key: F Major or modal
Source: Kariobangi Mass
Copyright: © S. C. Ochieng Okeyo






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