Coptic Hymns

The Hymns and Tasbeha Activity is an opportunity to learn the beautiful hymns cherished by our rich Coptic Orthodox Church.

Guidelines:

  1. Visual aid may be used for lyrics only, not with “hazaat”.
  2. Participants can sing in groups of up minimum 3 and maximum of 20 participants.
  3. All the group will be graded. 

Evaluation:

  1. Maintains Constant Rhythm: 10%
  2. Proper pronunciation: 30%
  3. Correctness of Tune: 25%
  4. Proper Hymn Structure: 25%
  5. Number of participants : 10%

                            N & R

Level 1

                            1 & 2

Level 1

Talent Level

                            3 & 4

Level 1

  • Eropo Esmo Ethouab
  • Vol evol
  • Alli Ge Efmevi
  • Eleison Eemas (Have mercy)

Talent Level

  • Psalm 150 Fourth Hoos-Praise 
  • Wooniati entho Maria
  • Last 2 intercessions (Pope + Bishop)

                        5 & 6

Level 1

  •  Taishoori
  •  The Verses of Cymbals (Adaam-intro) 
  • Okirios Metaso (glorification)

Talent Level

  • Ekesmaroot (Glorification)
  • Rashe ne (glorification)
  • Shere Tef Anastasis (Praxis Response for the Resurrection and the Holy Fifties)

                            7 – 9

Level 1

  • Nisavev Teero
  • The Second Hoos of the Midnight Praise  
  • Shashf ensop emmini

Talent Level

  • Pinishti Avva Anton
  • Maren oonoh (Lobsh second hos – first 2 verses long)
  • Eaghapy Bishop

                            10-13

Level 1

  • 3rd hose/canticle  
  • Shere Tef Anastasis – short (Praxis Response for the Resurrection and the Holy Fifties)
  • Ari-epresvevin (Glorification)

Talent Level

  • Esmo epchois the last 2 verses of 3rd hos
  •  Thevte pantis (Glorification) 
  • Ekhristos Anesti – (The Hymn of the Resurrection)

                            Adults

Level 1

  • Lebon anshan thouoti (long 4 verses)  
  • Pikhristos Aftonf (The Hymn of the Resurrection  – Christ is Risen)
  • Epouro (festive tune long)

Talent Level

  • oon ohelpis – glorification (long)
  • Pi epnevma emparakleton (3 verses)
  •  Pi ehmot ghar (long)