HYMN – OWO NI FUN ORUKO RE.


OWO NI FUN ORUKO RE.

  1. Owo ni fun oruko Re
    Olorun Olodumare
    Titi aye la o ma yin O
    Iwo nikan ni Olorun
    L’aye ati l’orun.

Egbe: Baba wa ti nbe l’orun
Ko si oba t’o da bi Re
Awa ise owo Re Baba
L’o ye k’a jumo ma yin O
L’aye ati l’orun.

  1. Awon angeli njuba Re
    Won nyin O fun titobi Re
    Agbara Re ko ni afiwe
    Iwo l’O da ohun gbogbo
    L’aye ati l’orun.
  2. Gbogbo awon ti igbaani
    Ni won ngbe oruko Re ga
    Won nroyin ise agbara Re
    Ti O nse ni igba gbogbo
    L’aye ati l’orun.

  3. Ni gbogbo agbaye l’oni
    Ni awon omo Olorun
    Nkorin iyin si oruko Re
    Ti won nsoro titobi Re
    L’aye ati l’orun.

  4. Olorun wa wa kawaye
    K’a wa pelu le juba Re
    K’a le fi aye wa se ‘fe Re
    K’a si le gbadun ore Re
    L’aye ati l’orun.

  5. Olorun wa Olotito
    Ko si aseti l’odo Re
    Gba wa l’owo gbogbo bilisi
    K’a wa le jere igbagbo
    L’aye ati l’orun.

Z. A. Ogunsanya, 5/10/2018. I wrote this song for the funeral of
my mother, who died on 2/10/2018 and was buried
on 5/10/2018 at the estimated age of 99.