LYRICS ARCHIVE

Each song is faithful to the original text with no word changes or omissions.  Repeated phrases are in italics.

 

1. SAY (Bahá’u’lláh, Tablets of Bahá’u’lláh, p. 196) (Book 6 p. 15)

 

Say: To assist Me is to teach My Cause.

Say: To assist Me is to teach My Cause.

 

This is a theme with which whole Tablets are laden.

This is the changeless commandment of God,

eternal in the past,

eternal in the future.

 

Say…

Say…

Say…

Say: To assist Me is to teach My Cause.

 

Say: To assist Me is to teach My Cause.

Say: To assist Me is to teach My Cause.

 

This is a theme with which whole Tablets are laden.

This is the changeless commandment of God,

eternal in the past,

eternal in the future.

eternal in the past,

eternal in the future.

eternal in the past,

eternal in the future.

 

 

2. WE ARE WITH YOU (Bahá’u’lláh, The Kitáb-i-Aqdas, p. 34) (Book 6 p. 15)

 

Be not dismayed, O peoples of the world,

when the day star of My beauty is set,

and the heaven of My tabernacle

is concealed from your eyes.

 

Arise to further My Cause,

and to exalt My Word amongst men.

 

We are with you-oo-oo

We are with you at all times,

and shall strengthen you-oo-oo

through the power of truth.   

We are with you-oo-oo

We are with you at all times,

and shall strengthen you-oo-oo

through the power of truth.     (repeat from beginning)

 

 

 

3. THE PEN OF THE MOST HIGH (Bahá’u’lláh, Gleanings from the Writings of Bahá’u’lláh, p. 314) (Book 6 p. 15)

 

The Pen of the Most High

The Pen of the Most High

The Pen of the Most High hath decreed

and imposed upon

every one

the obligation to teach this Cause....

 

God will, no doubt, inspire

whosoever

detacheth himself from

all else but Him,

and will cause the pure waters of

wisdom and utterance

to gush out and flow copiously

from his heart.   (repeat from beginning)

 

The Pen of the Most High

The Pen of the Most High

The Pen of the Most High hath decreed  (repeat)

 

 

4. THIS IS THE DAY (Bahá’u’lláh, The Advent of Divine Justice, pp. 82-83) (Book 6 p. 28)

 

This is the day       

in which to speak.

This is the day       

in which to speak.

This is the day       

 

It is incumbent upon the people of Baha to strive,

with the utmost patience and forbearance, to guide

to guide the peoples of the world to the Most Great Horizon.

 

Every body calleth aloud for a soul.

Heavenly souls must needs quicken,

with the breath of the Word of God,

the dead bodies with a fresh spirit.  

 

This is the day       

in which to speak.

This is the day       

in which to speak. 

This is the day        

 

This is the day

This is the day

This is the day

This is the day

 

5. FORSAKEN (Bahá’u’lláh, Gleanings from the Writings of Bahá’u’lláh, p. 334) (Book 6 pp. 34/35)

 

They that have forsaken their country

for the purpose of teaching Our Cause –

these shall the Faithful Spirit

strengthen through its power.

 

A company of Our chosen angels

shall go forth with them,

as bidden by Him Who is

the Almighty, the All-Wise.

 

How great the blessedness

that awaiteth him that hath attained

the honor of serving

the Almighty!  

 

They that have forsaken their country

for the purpose of teaching Our Cause –

these shall the Faithful Spirit

strengthen through its power.

 

 

6. HE, VERILY, WILL AID (Bahá’u’lláh, The Advent of Divine Justice, p. 76) (Book 6 p. 35)

 

He, verily, will aid everyone that aideth Him,

and will remember everyone that remembereth Him.

To this beareth witness this Tablet that hath shed

the splendor of the loving-kindness of your Lord, the All-Glorious,

the All-Compelling.     (repeat from beginning)

 

 

7.  PUT YOUR TRUST IN GOD (Bahá’u’lláh cited in The Advent of Divine Justice p. 82) (Book 6 p. 35)

 

Say: Beware, O people of Baha, lest the strong ones of the earth rob you of your strength, or they who rule the world fill you with fear.

 

Put your trust in God, and commit your affairs to His keeping.

Put your trust in God, and commit your affairs to His keeping.

 

He, verily, will, through the power of truth,

render you victorious,

and He, verily, is powerful

to do what He willeth,

and in His grasp are the reins of

omnipotent might. 

in His grasp are the reins of

omnipotent might.  (repeat from “Put your trust...”)

 

Put your trust in God, and commit your affairs to His keeping.

Put your trust in God, and commit your affairs to His keeping.

Put your trust in God, and commit your affairs to His keeping.

Put your trust in God, and commit your affairs to His keeping.

 

 

8. THE VICTORY (‘Abdu’l-Bahá, Selections from the Writings of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá, no. 157, p. 196) (Book 6 p. 35)

 

He will come to your aid with invisible hosts,

and support you

with armies of inspiration from

the Concourse above;

 

He will send unto you sweet perfumes

from the highest Paradise,

and waft over you the pure breathings that blow

from the rose gardens

of the Company on high.

 

He will breathe into your hearts the spirit of life,

cause you

to enter the Ark of salvation,

and reveal unto you

His clear tokens and signs.

 

Verily is this abounding grace. Verily is this the victory

Verily is this abounding grace. Verily is this the victory

Verily is this abounding grace. Verily is this the victory

Verily is this abounding grace. Verily is this the victory

that none can deny.    (repeat chorus)