See more of Coptic Orthodox Theological Library on Facebook. Log In. or. Create New Account. See more of Coptic Orthodox Theological Library on Facebook. 93 The expression “Star of the Wilderness” in Arabic is البرية كوكب where the word كوكب r.,whereas the translation in the Arabic Psalmody is كوكب الصبح. The Holy Psalmody (or Tasbeha in Arabic) is a Holy time where the believers gather in order to pray together to the Lord, praising Him for His.
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The people also sang this hymn when the foundation of the Church was laid. This is the essential aravic of Christianity, which separates us from all other religions, that our Lord Jesus Christ is the Only-begotten Son of God.
As soon as a man raised his hands to heaven, as soon as he has called upon God, he has immediately put away human affairs. In the Gospel of St.
Our Lord Jesus Christ, being perfect, without the original sin of Adam, was the only One who could sacrifice Himself upon the wood of the Cross to redeem man from the bondage of sin, opening the gates of Paradise for us all. And so one may reasonably ask whether one may reach heaven by humility alone, without the help of any other virtue. Before He humbled Himself, only arabc angels knew Him.
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And the glory which You gave Me I have given them, that they may be one just as We are one: The fruit of psalmoey Holy Spirit is made up of nine virtues. His Good Father smelled Him in the evening on Golgotha. We realize the status of St. He then spoke to St. There are many wonderful meanings concerning this beautiful symbol.
Mary and the prayer of Hannah. These two items will be explained later on. The problem of a sticky soul Oct 27, Because of this powerful statement and the great role our father St. He struck down sin, He opened wide the vaults of the sky, He lifted our psakmody fruits to heaven, He filled the whole world with godliness. We remind those devils, who once ruled over us in the days of slavery, that we belong to the Almighty King, the God who delivered us from their wicked ways.
He opens the doors for us, allowing us to even walk in an area never ventured before by any man on earth, just to allow us to aragic salvation. It is also a deep theological order in our Coptic Orthodox Church, which teaches us the intercession and prayers of the saints. The question of faith is often an issue in our lives. The guards laid hold of the three youths because of their disobedience of the command to worship the golden idol, and brought them to the king.
Similarly, no one can enter to understand the mystery of the incarnation of the Lord from St.
We observe this example of intercession as Abraham asked the Lord to spare His people. Whoever loves earthly things sings an old song: These three young men, in the midst of fire, persecution, and oppression, bound by their hands and feet, fell down.
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Usually sung in a long tune, this hymn calls on the believers to awake from both physical sleep and more importantly, spiritual sleep, to praise the Lord of Hosts. When we behold our surroundings here on earth, let us be reminded of the great God of heaven who created this earth.
We become children of the Light the first verse mentioned in the beginning of the Psalmodyand God, through His grace, shines His light through us so that the servants, administers, governors and even kings of this world, become attracted to the True Light, that God has shone within us.
The Lord promised Moses that in building this tabernacle, He would come and dwell in it. Each time he made a request the Lord told him that if He found that many people, He would not destroy the cities. This shows us the spiritual strength of the youth and how they were extremely well versed in the Bible. We have taken a wondrous journey so far. These two things may seem confusing to us. Matthias Wahba once again explains it. The Lord is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?
There are many more references such as 1 Kings This seemingly straightforward passage is essential in the prayer of the Sunday Psali of our Lord Jesus. Even the beasts and cattle were affected as with all the creation that did not have minds or souls. It is rich in Coptic hymnology and this hymn is able to bring the soul into the heights of heaven.
We are made pure in these two sacraments, and the choir of angels rejoice in the salvation of our souls.
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How great an honor it would take to match this? This was certainly worth hearing. It then moves further into the Old Testament, reminding the people of the mercies of the Lord, who brought them out of the land of bondage.
Not only did Christ love us to the point of death, but His whole mission to be incarnate was to save the world, and not arabicc condemn it, even though the world was living in sin. What separates us from the saints is not that they lived a perfect life, but that they lived the life of repentance, confessing each and every act because of their great love for God, knowing that they were not worthy of His grace and of the great sacrifice He made for us on the Cross. If psalmodt praise God and do not sing, you do not utter a hymn: How can one stand silent when the creation without salvation like the rain, dew, cold heat etc.
Throughout the parts of the Psalmody we are able to understand the role of the Holy Trinity, and we are taught how God is Three-in-One and One-in-Three as well as many other topics. When the wicked came against me To eat up my flesh, My enemies and foes, They stumbled and fell.
Sellam alejkum,Very nice ,beatiful, i want arabic text but written on roman alphabet, shukran thanks: