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يسوع نادى حينما

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1 - يسوعُ نادى حينما
أذاقهُ العِدى المنونْ
يا أبتاهْ اغفِرْ لهمْ
لجهلِهِمْ ما يفعلونْ

2 - لم يشكُهُمْ لكنَّه
من أجلِهم أجرى دماهْ
وكانَ فيهم شافعاً
يرفعُ للآب الصلاهْ

3 - قد ذاقَ فاديَّ العنا
عنِّيْ وأصنافَ المِحَنْ
طوعاً لكي يَغفرَ لْي
فينتهي كلُّ حَزَنْ

4 - وهكذا كَفَّرَ عن
خطيتي فوقَ الصليبْ
محتملاً بالصبرِ مِن
جرّائِها الموتَ الرهيبْ

5 - فيا لَفرطِ جودِهِ
على الخطاةِ التائبينْ
إذ خلّصَ الناسَ كما
أعطاهُمُ إرثَ البنينْ

Source: ترانيم الإيمان #68

Transaltor: سليم عبد الأحد

سليم عبد الأحد Go to person page >

Author: Cecil F. Alexander

As a small girl, Cecil Frances Humphries (b. Redcross, County Wicklow, Ireland, 1818; Londonderry, Ireland, 1895) wrote poetry in her school's journal. In 1850 she married Rev. William Alexander, who later became the Anglican primate (chief bishop) of Ireland. She showed her concern for disadvantaged people by traveling many miles each day to visit the sick and the poor, providing food, warm clothes, and medical supplies. She and her sister also founded a school for the deaf. Alexander was strongly influenced by the Oxford Movement and by John Keble's Christian Year. Her first book of poetry, Verses for Seasons, was a "Christian Year" for children. She wrote hymns based on the Apostles' Creed, baptism, the Lord's Supper, the Ten Commandment… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: يسوع نادى حينما
English Title: Forgive Them, O My Father
Transaltor: سليم عبد الأحد
Author: Cecil F. Alexander
Language: Arabic
Publication Date: 1913
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.



After various tunes had been set to this text, Gladden insisted on the use of MARYTON. Composed by H. Percy Smith (b. Malta, 1825; d. Bournemouth, Hampshire, England, 1898), the tune was originally published as a setting for John Keble's "Sun of My Soul" in Arthur S. Sullivan's Church Hymns with Tun…

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SAXBY (Matthews)



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