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سوف يأتي في سحاب

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1 سوف يأتي في سحابٍ
ذلِك الفادي الأمينْ
حولَه الأملاكُ أيضاً
معْ صُفوفِ الغالبينْ
سبِّحوهُ . سبِّحوهُ
يا جميعَ المؤمنينْ

2 سوف يأتي في سحابٍ
من ذُرَى المجدِ العظيمْ
وتَراهُ كلُّ عينٍ
من مُحِبٍّ وخَصيمْ
مجِّدوهُ . مجِّدوهُ
إنه الربُّ الكريمْ

3 سوف يأتي من علاهُ
كي يدين العالمينْ
فترى الأحياءَ حالاً
يَزحَمونَ الراقدينْ
يا إلهي . يا إلهي
حكمُك العدلُ المبينْ

4 آهِ ما أحسنَ يوماً
فيه ننظرُ الحبيبْ
من فدانا بدماهُ
قابلاً عارَ الصليبْ
يا معينُ . يا معينُ
أنت لي نِعمَ النصيبْ

Source: كتاب الترانيم الروحية للكنائس الإنجيلية #88a

Translator: ابراهيم سركيس

Ibrahim Sarkis, Lebanese poet and historian. He managed the American Press in Beirut. إبراهيم بن خطار سركيس Go to person page >

Author: John Cennick

John Cennick was born at Reading, Berkshire, in the year 1717. He became acquainted with Wesley and Whitefield, and preached in the Methodist connection. On the separation of Wesley and Whitefield he joined the latter. In 1745, he attached himself to the Moravians, and made a tour in Germany to fully acquaint himself with the Moravian doctrines. He afterwards ministered in Dublin, and in the north of Ireland. He died in London, in 1755, and was buried in the Moravian Cemetery, Chelsea. He was the author of many hymns, some of which are to be found in every collection. --Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A. 1872.… Go to person page >

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First Line: سوف يأتي في سحاب
English Title: Lo! He Cometh!
Translator: ابراهيم سركيس
Author: John Cennick
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.

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