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يسمو لوا الفادي

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1- يسمو لوا فادي العبادْ
في كل أقطار البلادْ
فوق الجبالِ والوهادْ
دوماً إلى دهر الآبادْ

2- من الشمال والجنوبْ
تجثوا البرايا والشعوبْ
فشخصُهُ الحيُّ المهوبْ
يستوعبُ كلَّ القلوبْ

3- إسم المسيح خيرُ طيبْ
شمسُه عنا لن تغيبْ
تمَن قد فدانا بالصليبْ
لكل سؤلنا يُجيبْ

4- لدى العلي السامي الوديعْ
ربِّ الرفيعِ والوضيعْ
يرقى النشيدُ للشفيعْ
من الكبير والرضيعْ

Source: ترنيمانت Emmanuel #83a

Author: Isaac Watts

Isaac Watts was the son of a schoolmaster, and was born in Southampton, July 17, 1674. He is said to have shown remarkable precocity in childhood, beginning the study of Latin, in his fourth year, and writing respectable verses at the age of seven. At the age of sixteen, he went to London to study in the Academy of the Rev. Thomas Rowe, an Independent minister. In 1698, he became assistant minister of the Independent Church, Berry St., London. In 1702, he became pastor. In 1712, he accepted an invitation to visit Sir Thomas Abney, at his residence of Abney Park, and at Sir Thomas' pressing request, made it his home for the remainder of his life. It was a residence most favourable for his health, and for the prosecution of his literary… Go to person page >

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First Line: يسمو لوا فادي العباد
Title: يسمو لوا الفادي
English Title: Jesus Shall Reign
Author: Isaac Watts
Language: Arabic



First published anonymously in Henry Boyd's Select Collection of Psalm and Hymn Tunes (1793), DUKE STREET was credited to John Hatton (b. Warrington, England, c. 1710; d, St. Helen's, Lancaster, England, 1793) in William Dixon's Euphonia (1805). Virtually nothing is known about Hatton, its composer,…

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