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إن خصم النفس يشهر

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1 - إنَّ خصمَ النفسِ يَشهَرْ
صارِمَ القِتالْ
وهو كالآسادِ يزأرْ
يبتغي النِّزالْ

ها المسيحُ الربُّ قادِمْ
فاحفظوا الحُصونْ
لا تخافوا من مهاجِمْ
ظالمٍ خَؤونْ

2 - إن أعداء الصلاح
في الوغي أسود
فعليكم بالسلاح
أيها الجنود

3 - رايةُ الإيمانِ تُرفَعْ
والنفيرُ صاحْ
والحسامُ الحقُّ يلمعْ
والنجاحُ لاحْ

4 - حربُنا العُظمى تشُبُّ
كاللظى الشديدْ
إنما الفادي المحبُّ
قائدٌ مَجيدْ

5 - نعمةُ الربِّ العظيمهْ
ضعفَنا تُعينْ
كيف نخشى مِن هزيمهْ
نصرُنا مُبينْ

Source: ترانيم الإيمان #349

Translator: سليم كساب

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

Author: P. P. Bliss

Philip P. Bliss (b. Clearfield County, PA, 1838; d. Ashtabula, OH, 1876) left home as a young boy to make a living by working on farms and in lumber camps, all while trying to continue his schooling. He was converted at a revival meeting at age twelve. Bliss became an itinerant music teacher, making house calls on horseback during the winter, and during the summer attending the Normal Academy of Music in Genesco, New York. His first song was published in 1864, and in 1868 Dwight L. Moody advised him to become a singing evangelist. For the last two years of his life Bliss traveled with Major D. W. Whittle and led the music at revival meetings in the Midwest and Southern United States. Bliss and Ira D. Sankey published a popular series of hym… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: إن خصم النفس يشهر
English Title: Hold the Fort
Translator: سليم كساب
Author: P. P. Bliss
Language: Arabic
Refrain First Line: ها المسيح الرب قادم
Publication Date: 1885
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.



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ترانيم الإيمان #349

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ترانيم مسيحية #147

تسابيح الرجاء #295

تسابيح المحبة #564

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نظم المرامير #421

Include 5 pre-1979 instances
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