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أراك بالإيمان يا حمل الرحمان

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1 أراكَ بالإيمانْ
يا حملَ الرحمانْ
ربي يسوعْ
إسمعْ لطلبتي
وانزِعْ خطيتي
يا ليت جُملتي
عبدٌ يطوعْ

2 يا ربِّ زِد نفسي
من نعمةِ القُدسِ
أنت الرحومْ
زِد غَيرَتي ربي
لذلك الصلبْ
واضرِمْ على قلبي
حباً يدومْ

3 في ظلمةِ الاجفانْ
وشدةِ الأحزانْ
كُن مُرشدي
دعْ ظُلمتي تُكشَفْ
وأدمُعي تنشفْ
والوجهَ لا يُصرَفْ
عن سيدي

4 إذ تنتهي الأيامْ
كالحُلمِ في المنامْ
فأرقدُ
يحملُني المسيحْ
بجنبِه الجريحْ
هناك أستريحْ
إذ أصعَدُ

Source: كتاب الترانيم الروحية للكنائس الإنجيلية #350

Author: Ray Palmer

Palmer, Ray, D.D., son of the Hon. Thomas Palmer, a Judge in Rhode Island, was born at Little Compton, Rhode Island, Nov. 12, 1808. His early life was spent at Boston, where he was for some time clerk in a dry-goods store. At Boston he joined the Park Street Congregational Church, then under the pastoral care of Dr. S. E. Dwight. After spending three years at Phillips Academy, Andover, he entered Yale College, New Haven, where he graduated in 1830. In 1835 he became pastor of the Central Congregational Church, Bath, Maine. During his pastorate there he visited Europe in 1847. In 1850 he was appointed to the First Congregational Church, at Albany, New York, and in 1865 Corresponding Secretary to the American Congregational Union, New York. H… Go to person page >

Translator: ناصيف اليازجي

Nasif al-Yaziji (March 25, 1800 – February 8, 1871) was a Lebanese author at the times of the Ottoman Empire and father of Ibrahim al-Yaziji. He was one of the leading figures in the Nahda movement. We was a poet, wrote and translated many hymns, and helped in translating the complete Bible into Arabic. ناصيف بن عبد الله بن جنبلاط بن سعد اليازجي (25 مارس 1800 - 8 فبراير 1871)، أديب وشاعر لبناني ولد في قرية كفر شيما، من قرى الساحل اللبناني في 25 آذار سنة 1800 م في أسرة اليازجي التي نبغ كثير من أفرادها في الفكر والأدب، وأصله من حمص. لعب دورا كبيرا في إعاد… Go to person page >

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First Line: أراك بالإيمان يا حمل الرحمان
English Title: My Faith Looks Up to Thee
Author: Ray Palmer
Translator: ناصيف اليازجي
Place of Origin: Lebanon
Language: Arabic
Publication Date: 1873
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

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