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أسرع اللهم نحوي

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1 أسرِع الله نحوي
يا مجيباً للدُّعا
أصغ يا ربي لصوتي
حين أدعو ضارعا

2 عندما أجثو صباحاً
ضارعاً لعزتكْ
فلتكن مثل بَخورٍ
طِلبتي بحضرتكْ

3 أو وقفتُ في مساءٍ
شاخصاً نحو السماءْ
فليكن رفع الأيادي
كذبيحةِ المساءْ

4 شفتي يا ربنا احفظ
من خطاءٍ في الكلامْ
حارساً فمي دواماً
كي أعيش في سلامْ

5 لا تُمِل قلبي لشرٍّ
مع جماعة العصاهْ
لست أشتهي نفيساً
من نفائس الخطاهْ

Source: نظم المرامير #287

Text Information

First Line: أسرع اللهم نحوي
Language: Arabic
Publication Date: 1987
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1987.



This story is associated with the writing of RATHBUN: One Sunday in 1849 Ithamar Conkey (b. Shutesbury, MA, 1815; d. Elizabeth, NJ, 1867) walked out of the morning service at Central Baptist Church, Norwich, Connecticut, where he was choir director and organist, frustrated because only one soprano f…

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