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حين أرى صليب من

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1 حين أرى صليبَ مَنْ
قضى فحازَ الانتصارْ
رِبحي أرى خِسَاره
وكلَّ مجدِ الكونِ عارْ

2 يا ربِّ لا تسمحْ بأنْ
أفخرَ إلا بالصليبْ
مُكَرِّساً نفسي وما
أملِك للفادي الحبيبْ

3 مِن رأسِهِ وكفِّهِ
وجنبِهِ وقدمِهْ
سالت ينابيعُ الشِّفا
والحبِّ أيضاً معْ دمِهْ

4 أيُّ دمٍ زاكٍ جرى
كدمِه الزاكي الثمينْ
وأيُّ تاجٍ مثلُ تا
جِ الشوك أحيا العالمينْ

5 بم أُكافي مُنقذي
مِن سُلطةِ الخطيةِ
إلا بتكريسي لهُ
نفسي وكلَّ قُوتي

Source: كتاب الترانيم الروحية للكنائس الإنجيلية #133

Transaltor: سليم عبد الأحد

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Author: Isaac Watts

Isaac Watts was the son of a schoolmaster, and was born in Southampton, July 17, 1674. He is said to have shown remarkable precocity in childhood, beginning the study of Latin, in his fourth year, and writing respectable verses at the age of seven. At the age of sixteen, he went to London to study in the Academy of the Rev. Thomas Rowe, an Independent minister. In 1698, he became assistant minister of the Independent Church, Berry St., London. In 1702, he became pastor. In 1712, he accepted an invitation to visit Sir Thomas Abney, at his residence of Abney Park, and at Sir Thomas' pressing request, made it his home for the remainder of his life. It was a residence most favourable for his health, and for the prosecution of his literary… Go to person page >

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First Line: حين أرى صليب من
English Title: When I Survey the Wondrous Cross
Transaltor: سليم عبد الأحد
Author: Isaac Watts
Language: Arabic
Publication Date: 1913
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.



Edward Miller (b. Norwich, England, 1735; d. Doncaster, Yorkshire, England, 1807) adapted ROCKINGHAM from an earlier tune, TUNEBRIDGE, which had been published in Aaron Williams's A Second Supplement to Psalmody in Miniature (c. 1780). ROCKINGHAM has long associations in Great Britain and North Amer…

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