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إن كنيسة العلي

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1 - إن كنيسة العلي
واحدةً طول المدى
والرب سيد لها
يحفظها مِنَ العِدى
خليقةٌ جديدةٌ
بالماء والكلمةِ
جاء لكي ينقذَها
من أسرها بالنعمة

2 - من كل أمةٍ تُرى
بين الملا تحت السما
قد جمعتهُم ضمنها
حتى ينالوا النعما
فواحد سيدُها
وواحد إيمانُها
وواحد رجاؤها
وواحد تُكلانُها

3 - لَئن يُصب وَحدَتَها
داعي النفور والشِّقاق
أو دخلتها بِدَعٌ
تسلُبُها روحَ الوفاق
فإنَّ سيدَ الملا
يرعى بنيها سرمدا
فليس أبوابُ الردى
تقوى عليها أبدا

4 - في تعبٍ وألمٍ
في كدرٍ وفي سَقام
تنتظر اليوم الذي
فيه ترى نورَ السلام
وسوف تحظى بالذي
ترجو بأن تنظرَهُ
وتُبصِرُ المُلكَ الذي
تشتاق أن تُبصِرَهُ

Source: ترانيم الإيمان #384

Transaltor: سليم كساب

Saleem Ibn Elias Kassab سليم بن إلياس كساب Go to person page >

Author: Samuel J. Stone

Stone, Samuel John, a clergyman of the Church of England, the son of Rev. William Stone, was born at Whitmore, Staffordshire, April 25, 1839. He was educated at Pembroke College, Oxford, where he was graduated B.A. in 1862. Later he took orders and served various Churches. He succeeded his father at St. Paul's, Haggerstown, in 1874. He was the author of many original hymns and translations, which were collected and published in 1886. His hymns are hopeful in spirit and skillfully constructed. He published several poetic volumes. He died November 19, 1900 --Hymn Writers of the Church, 1915 (Charles Nutter)… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: إن كنيسة العلي
English Title: The Church's One Foundation
Transaltor: سليم كساب
Author: Samuel J. Stone
Language: Arabic
Publication Date: 1913
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.



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ترانيم الإيمان #384

تسابيح الرجاء #297

تسابيح المحبة #530

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نظم المرامير #423

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