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في حب ربي راسخ

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1 في حبِّ ربي راسخْ
بالأمنِ أسكُنُ
ولا أخاف ناسِخْ
والقلبُ يركنُ
إن غامتِ السماءُ
وسالتِ المياهْ
يُنيرُ لي الضياءُ
من حضرةِ الإلهْ

2 إن قادني يسوعُ
لا أرهب الشرّا
والهولُ لا يروعُ
ولا أرى الضرّا
حِكمَتهُ تَهديني
كالنورِ للبصرْ
ولُطفُه يَحميني
دوماً من الخطرْ

3 إلى الحِمى المنيرِ
يقتادُني ربي
بلطفِه الشهيرِ
بجاذبِ الحبِّ
يسوعُ راعي نفسي
لا أرتجي سواهْ
يُخرِجُني من حَبْسي
إلى رُبَى حِماهْ

Source: كتاب الترانيم الروحية للكنائس الإنجيلية #309

Author: Anna L. Waring

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Translator: جورج بوست

George E. Post, an American Botanist who worked at the Syrian Protestant College, later renamed as the American University of Beirut Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: في حب ربي راسخ
English Title: In Heavenly Love Abiding
Author: Anna L. Waring
Translator: جورج بوست
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.

Tune

WEBB

George J. Webb (b. Rushmore Lodge, near Salisbury, Wiltshire, England, 1803; d. Orange, NJ, 1887) composed WEBB (also known as MORNING LIGHT) on a voyage from England to the United States. The tune was published in The Odeon, a collection of secular music compiled by Webb and Lowell Mason (PHH 96) i…

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