As we are approaching the woderful month of praising, we have posted a complete (as possible) Kiahk Psalmody [Coptic – English – Arabic] in a printable format. Liturgical and Prayers Books. Ċ, The Holy Psalmody of View, Kiahk Psalmody –English, Coptic, Arabic, Mar 23, , PM, St Mary St. This book was originally made in spiral bound form for use in the Monastery but The Kiahk Psalmody according to the rite of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the .

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This then brings us to the next prayer, the prayer of repentance and of humility.


How beautiful it is that we may worship the Holy Trinity, understanding each Hypostasis from a simple hymn! Their presence also helps those who might find themselves alone. Just as the fire and the coal are two natures, so is the divinity and humanity of our Kishk. It is I who have saddened Your heart by indulging in the worthless pleasures of the world… So then, grieve O my soul, for your sins which have inflicted all this pain on our compassionate Redeemer.

The pilgrim was comforted, and desired to learn how to pray without ceasing.

Therefore the boom Theotokos means God-bearer and commonly translated as Mother of God. What equals this beauty is the fact that kiagk God joined them and stood in their presence, the chains that bound the three youths were loosened.

These verses, once again, declare the beauty of the Lord our God and the way He is able to direct our lives. What happened to our adoration of and desire to emulate heroes of prayer, such as those monks who used to hang a rope from the ceiling and tie their hair so that they would not fall asleep while trying to pray all night?

The saints would have not endured unless He had died and rose on our behalf. Mary, we read that the Holy Spirit overshadowed her. Really hope it happens!


We said earlier that the hymn of the three youths was a beautiful prayer in that they prayed the creation in the order according to the book of Genesis. The story of the three youths is a story rich in meditation.

Mary to the flower of Incense, and the rod of Aaron. In the same way, the saints of the Lord are able to ask the Psalmodg to help and spare us, and He, out of His love for His saints, listens and confides in them. But even greater, if all psalmodh talents of the Church join as a symphony, then we would produce beautiful music, not only to our Creator, but all the earth shall come and worship before Him, Who has conducted us to be in unison. Yet through the guidance and wisdom of the Holy Spirit, the Church has mastered the teachings of Theology and has presented it to us in a Holy and understandable manner even though the topics are not as complicated as we make them to be.

King David the Prophet writes in Psalm 51. The natural reaction of a man rescued from the pains of slavery, and adopted to become a son of the King, would be one full of thanksgiving.

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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 reach salvation. As mentioned earlier, the Psalmody is a journey of the spiritual life in a single moment of time. What a beautiful explanation of this verse! He has raised us from this earth and lifted us into heaven, allowing us to sing the hymn of heaven. The Psalmody is full of meaning and contemplations. Those, however, who were not vigilant enough found the door shut, being deprived of not only the presence of the bridegroom, but of the joy and love that came with being in His presence.

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How great an honor it would take to match this? Mary in order to come, but He chose her and she humbly accepted the will of God. 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 glory and at the same time, soaring into the heavens to join with His saints and angels. Mary and other topics are often left to the priests and theologians to discover and indulge in. After the devil has tried to entice us back to him, he then wages war against us with mere threats, hoping that we would find our way back to him out of fear of what he can do to us, even though he has no dominion over us, as Christ said.


Not only does this canticle bring to oiahk the wonderful things the Lord did in Egypt, but King David pslamody His power over the kings and rulers of this world. Mary, the Theotokos asked the angel a question when he proclaimed the good news.

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But Jesus answered and said. It is a combination of three psalms; Psalms, and If He made all these things good, of what sort is He who made them? The Old Testament is an old song, the New Testament a new song.

John Climacus again speaks of this need for humility when he said. We live through the greatness of the Holy Trinity in a single verse. The praise of the heavens is a perfect praise, full of joy and harmony, in which no single being exalts itself over the other, psaljody all attention is given to the God of Heaven.

Augustine, in kiahm meditation of the Psalms, also spoke of the reason why we should thank the Lord our God, when he said. Every prayer you make, every Psalm you sing, is recorded; every alm, every fast is recorded St.

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