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Item #: G-8488 Status: Available
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Vocal Forces: SATB
Text Source: Arabic words by Laila Constantine; English words by Anne Emile Zaki, Emily R. Brink and Greg Scheer; Arabic Songs of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Egypt
Music Source: Tune Songs of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Egypt
Series: Calvin Inst
Difficulty Level: E
Greg Scheer’s arrangement of “Abana,” the Arabic Lord’s Prayer, captures the powerful essence of the Lord’s Prayer through its vigorous and intense melody. Suitable for concert settings or worship services, this piece heightens the impact of one of the most cherished passages in the Bible as sung prayer. The inclusive nature of text in both English and Arabic help to cross the borders of difference in culture and faith.
Liturgical: OT 17 C
Rites: Our Father / Lord’s Prayer
Topical: Penance / Reconciliation, Petition
Bible Reference: Matthew 6:9–13; Luke 11:2–4
Number of Pages: 8
Language: Arabic; English