- Abdu’l-Baha was the eldest son of Baha’u’llah. When Abdu’l-Baha passed away on 28 November 1921, He was eulogized as One who led humanity to the “Way of Truth,” as a “pillar of peace” and the embodiment of “glory and greatness.”
Baha’i Blog’s “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, Shadi Kouchekzadeh sings “Trust in God”, based on a prayer by Abdu’l-Baha.
This song was filmed and recorded in Brisbane, Australia, February 2016.
Lyrics & Quote
Never lose thy trust in God. Be thou ever hopeful, for the bounties of God never cease to flow upon man. If viewed from one perspective they seem to decrease, but from another they are full and complete. Man is under all conditions immersed in a sea of God’s blessings. Therefore, be thou not hopeless under any circumstances, but rather be firm in thy hope.Abdu’l-Baha
Dm C A
Never lose thy trust in God
Be thou ever hopeful
Gm Dm A Dm
For the bounties of God never cease to flow upon man.
If viewed from one perspective
They seem to decrease,
Gm Dm A
But from another they are full and complete.
Man is under all conditions
Immersed in a sea of God's blessings.
Therefore be thou not hopeless
Under any circumstances
But rather be firm in thy hope.
You can also download the audio version of this song from Baha’i Blog’s Soundcloud page here:
You can also watch the “Studio Sessions” video series on Baha’i Blog’s YouTube Channel here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLePDtgwcyKAScvchcLzY-XZTmP2tdN-EY
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