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هيأ الفادي الغداء

هيأ الفادي الغداء

Author: Charles B. Widmeyer
Published in 1 hymnal

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1 - هيَّأَ الفادي الغَداءْ
للذي حازَ الفِداءْ
ودعا كلَّ جموعِ المؤمنينْ
فبِمَنِّ الملكوتْ
للتلاميِذ يقوتْ
يا لها نُعمَى تَعُمُّ الخالصينْ

قد دعاك للوليمهْ
من يد الفادي الكريمهْ
ذاع في الأرضِ نداهْ
لجياع وخطاهْ
ردَّدَ الكونُ صداهْ

2 - وإلى الشاطي دعا
صَحْبَهُ وأشبعا
حينما أطعَمَهُم خبزَ السماءْ
وغَداءُ الربِّ طابْ
وبه نادى الكتابْ
آهِ كم يحلو لنا ذاك الغَداءْ

3 - لاحَ موكبُ الأمينْ
هاتفاً للمؤمنينْ
فاستعدوا لملاقاةِ الغفورْ
يا له حفلاً عظيمْ
ضمَّ أبرارَ النعيمْ
لامتلاكٍ مع يسوعَ للدهورْ

Source: ترانيم مسيحية #225

Author: Charles B. Widmeyer

Widmeyer, Charles B. (Berkeley Springs, West Virginia, 1884--California, December 14, 1974). Studied vocal music from age 12 under J.M. Cowgill; at age 15 began teaching classes of his own. First song was written at age 15. The first one published, "Upon the Cross," was written at age 20. Bachelor of Music degree from Bethany-Peniel, Bethany, Oklahoma. Wrote more than 350 songs; edited or contributed to many songbooks. "Come and Dine" was written following the reading of John 21:12 and his meditation on the similarity between the tired, hungry disciples and people of his day both spiritually and physically hungry; translated into Spanish, Japanese, Chinese, Arabic, and Serbian. --E. Roger Taylor, DNAH Archives Go to person page >

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First Line: هيأ الفادي الغداء
English Title: Come and Dine (Jesus has a table spread)
Author: Charles B. Widmeyer
Language: Arabic
Refrain First Line: قد دعاك للوليمة
Notes: Suggested tune: [Jesus has a table spread], by Charles B. Widmeyer
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