طوبى لإخوان

Representative Text

1- طوبى لإخوانٍ
بشِرْكةِ الإيمانْ
يحيَون بالحب الوفي
والبرِّ كل آنْ

2- يا ربنا يسوعْ
أدِمْ لنا الوفاقْ
وامنح لنا طول الحياةْ
عَيشاً بلا فِراقْ

3- في نُوَبِ الشقاءْ
نُشارك الخُلاّنْ
نفرح في وقت الهناءْ
دوماً مع الإخوانْ

4- إنْ يرتحلْ حبيبْ
على رجا الوعودْ
نذكرُه وعن قريب
يجمعُنا الخلودْ


Source: تسابيح الرجاء #199

Transaltor: Milhim Dhahabiyyeh ملحم ذهبية

ملحم ذهبية Go to person page >

Author: John Fawcett

An orphan at the age of twelve, John Fawcett (b. Lidget Green, Yorkshire, England, 1740; d. Hebden Bridge, Yorkshire, 1817) became apprenticed to a tailor and was largely self-educated. He was converted by the preaching of George Whitefield at the age of sixteen and began preaching soon thereafter. In 1765 Fawcett was called to a small, poor, Baptist country church in Wainsgate, Yorkshire. Seven years later he received a call from the large and influential Carter's Lane Church in London, England. Fawcett accepted the call and preached his farewell sermon. The day of departure came, and his family's belongings were loaded on carts, but the distraught congregation begged him to stay. In Singers and Songs of the Church (1869), Josiah Miller te… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: طوبى لإخوان
English Title: Blest Be the Tie That Binds
Transaltor: Milhim Dhahabiyyeh ملحم ذهبية
Author: John Fawcett
Language: Arabic
Notes: Suggested tune: Dennis, by Hans G. Nägeli

Tune

DENNIS (Nägeli)

Lowell Mason (PHH 96) arranged DENNIS and first published it in The Psaltery (1845), a hymnal he compiled with George. Webb (PHH 559). Mason attributed the tune to Johann G. Nageli (b. Wetzikon, near Zurich, Switzerland, 1773; d. Wetzikon, 1836) but included no source reference. Nageli presumably pu…

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تسابيح الرجاء #199

تسابيح المحبة #496

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