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“O Son of Man” by Ann-Sofie Wensbo

September 7, 2021, in Music > Studio Session, by

Baha’i Blog Studio Sessions is an initiative where we invite Baha’is and their friends from around the world to come into a studio and share the Baha’i Writings put to music.

In this Baha’i Blog Studio Session, we’re in Stockholm, Sweden, with Ann-Sofie Wensbo singing “O Son of Man”, based on the Writings of Baha’u’llah.

This song was filmed and recorded in Stockholm, Sweden in October, 2018, and was composed by Ann-Sofie Wensbo.

Lyrics & Quote

O Son of Man! Veiled in My immemorial being and in the ancient eternity of My essence, I knew My love for thee; therefore I created thee, have engraved on thee Mine image and revealed to thee My beauty.

Baha’u’llah

Chords

| C C/B | Am Am7/G | F | G |
O Son of Man!
| C C/B | Am Am7/G | F | G |

C F G
||: Veiled in My immemorial being
Am C F G
and in the ancient eternity of My essence, :||
Am F G
I knew My love for thee;
C Dm G
therefore I created thee,
Em Am7 Dm G
have engraved on thee Mine image
Em Am7 G
and revealed to thee My beauty.

| C C/B | Am Am7/G | F | G |
O Son of Man!
| C C/B | Am Am7/G | F | G |

You can also listen to and download the audio version of this song from Baha’i Blog’s Soundcloud page here: “O Son of Man” by Ann-Sofie Wensbo [Audio Track]

Watch the entire Studio Sessions video series on Baha’i Blog’s YouTube Channel here: Baha’i Blog Studio Sessions playlist

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Naysan Naraqi

Naysan is passionate about using the arts and media to explore the teachings of the Baha’i Faith. Back in 2011, Naysan started up the Baha’i Blog project, channeling his experiences in both media and technology companies to help create a hub for Baha’i-inspired content online.

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