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في عرش فادينا البها

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1 في عرشِ فادينا البها
قد حلَّ والجمالْ
ورأسُهُ مُكَللٌ
بالمجدِ والجلالْ

2 يفيضُ يَنبوعُ النِّعَمْ
مِن شَفَةِ القديرْ
ومجدُهُ بين الأممْ
ليس له نظيرْ

3 أجملُ من كلِّ جميلْ
ومالئُ السما
أبقى إلى جيلٍ فجيلْ
له مرنما

4 لو كان لي ألفُ فؤادْ
أعطيتُها ربي
فإنه مُعطي المرادْ
ومنيةُ القلبِ

Source: كتاب الترانيم الروحية للكنائس الإنجيلية #157

Translator: ابراهيم سركيس

Ibrahim Sarkis, Lebanese poet and historian. He managed the American Press in Beirut. إبراهيم بن خطار سركيس Go to person page >

Author: Samuel Stennett

Samuel Stennett was born at Exeter, in 1727. His father was pastor of a Baptist congregation in that city; afterwards of the Baptist Chapel, Little Wild Street, London. In this latter pastorate the son succeeded the father in 1758. He died in 1795. Dr. Stennett was the author of several doctrinal works, and a few hymns. --Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A. 1872.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: في عرش فادينا البها
English Title: Majestic Sweetness Sits Enthroned
Translator: ابراهيم سركيس
Author: Samuel Stennett
Language: Arabic
Publication Date: 1885
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

Tune

MILES LANE (Shrubsole)

MILES LANE is one of three tunes that are closely associated with this well-known and beloved text; CORONATION is found at 471. Other hymnals also include the more florid DIADEM, composed by James Ellor in 1838 and noted for its elaborate choral harmo¬nization. MILES LANE was published anonymously…

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[Alas! and did my Savior bleed] (Hull)


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