“Mi Lusim Heven Na Kamdaun” – Narapela Song Long Krismas (Another Song for Christmas)

By | December 26, 2015

Martin Luther and Family Around Christmas Tree“Mi Lusim Heven Na Kamdaun” i wanpela song long Krismas Martin Luther bai i raitim. Long Krismastaim, Martin Luther singim dispela song wantaim famili bilong em (lukim piksa). Long taim bilong Refomesen, Martin Luther i raitim planti song olsem dispela na “God I Strongpela Banis” (lukim hia).

“From Heaven Above to Earth I Come” is a song for Christmas by Martin Luther. At Christmas time, Martin Luther would sing this song with his family (see picture). During the Reformation, Martin Luther wrote many songs like this one and “A Mighty Fortress” (see here).

PNGMS Bung Group PictureSampela Papua New Guinea misinari i bin singim dispela song long Bung long Trinity Lutheran Church, Peoria, Illinois, USA long Julai 2015. Sapos yu laik harim song, klik long piksa ananit. Tok bilong dispela song i stap tu.

Some Papua New Guinea missionaries sang this song at a gathering at Trinity Lutheran Church, Peoria, Illinois, USA in July 2015. If you want to hear the song, click on the picture below. The words of this song are there too.

Long dispela song, Stanza 1-4 i tok ensel givim wasman bilong sipsip. Stanza 5 i prea bilong ol manmeri God bai wokim bilip long Pikinini Jisas.

In this song, Stanzas 1-4 are the words the angel spoke to the shepherds. Stanza 5 is a prayer of those who God has given faith in the baby Jesus.

“Mi lusim heven na kamdaun
b’long bringim tok b’long mi long graun.
Em i Gutnius b’long amamas,
b’long helpim yupela-a tumas.”

“Long nait Pikinini kamap,
mama b’long em holim i stap.
Long dispela Pikinini
bai yumi amama-as planti.”

“Nem b’long em Bikpela Jisas,
glori b’long em antap tumas.
I kam b’long karim ol hevi,
na tekewe sin b’lo-ong yumi.”

“Bipo tumbuna stap nogut,
ol i no harim tok b’long God.
Nau tok b’long em i bin kamap,
na b’lipman no ken ba-agarap.”

O sori, Jisas, Yu holi,
Yu kam insait long bel b’long mi.
Yu kam na wokim haus b’long yu,
na stretim bel bilo-ong mi tru.

Olgeta misinari i prea Pikinini Bilong God, Jisas Krais, i stap wantaim yupela olgeta long dispela Krismas na oltaim oltaim.

All the missionaries pray that our the Son of God, Jesus Christ, be with you this Christmas and eternally.

This song is #141 in Lotu Buk (Madang: Lutheran Mission Press, 1963).

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