April 2006
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Al Masih Qam - Lyrics
Fairouz - A Good Friday Hymn in Arabic & Greek
(1967)
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English Translation



Christ is risen from the dead,
and by His death, He had trampled upon death,
and given life to those who are in tombs,


Christ is risen from the dead,
and by His death, He had trampled upon death,
and given life to those who are in tombs,


This day is the day that God has made,
lets be happy and celebrate in it,
Al Masih Qam / Paschal Troparion -
Lyrics in Arabic and Greek Transliterarion

(Arabic)
Al-Masih qam min bain'il-amwat,
wa wati al mowt bil mowt,
wa wahab'l hayah lil ladhina fi'l qubur,

(Greek)
Hristos Anesti ek nekron,
thanato thanaton patisas,
ke tis en tis mnimassi zoin harisamenos,

(Arabic)
Haza hoa al yoom Allazi sanaho al rabe,
falnafrah w lenatahell behi,