تجري كظلي مدتي

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1 تجري كظل مُدَّتي
ضيفٌ أنا غريبُ
فلا أخاف عارفٌ
سبيليَ الرهيبُ

2 مليكُنا الفادي أمرْ
نضيءُ كالسراجِ
إذن نرى أوطاننا
في معبر الأمواجِ

3 إن أظلم المستقبلُ
لا نرهب الضيقاتِ
بل دائماً نرتلُ
حمداُ لذي الآياتِ

4 إن هبت العواصفُ
في ضيقةِ الأحوالِ
فليس فينا خائفٌ
بِحِفظِ ذي الجلالِ

Source: مزامير وتسابيح وأغاني روحية #357

Translator: يوسف الأسير

Yussef alAsir Go to person page >

Author: David Nelson

Nelson, David, M.D., son of Henry Nelson, was born near Jonesborough, East Tennessee, Sept. 24, 1793. He graduated at Washington College, Virginia, in 1810, and took his M.D. degree at Philadelphia in 1812. He acted for some time as a surgeon in the war against Great Britain. During that time he became an infidel, but returning to the faith, he, in 1823, resigned medicine and took up theology, and subsequently became a Presbyterian Minister. He held several appointments, and founded two manual-labour colleges, one at Greenfields, and the second near Quincy, Illinois. He died Oct. 17, 1844. His hymn, "My days are gliding swiftly by" (Death Anticipated), was written in 1835, to be sung to the tune of "Lord Ullin's Daughter." It is exceedingly… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: تجري كظلي مدتي
English Title: The Shining Shore
Translator: يوسف الأسير
Author: David Nelson
Place of Origin: Lebanon
Language: Arabic
Refrain First Line: نحن وقوف مع الألوف
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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