Swahili Hymn and English Translation: Nimefanya Nini / What Have I Done?

Theologically deep Swahili hymn with English translation.  I did not translate this hymn.

Nimefanya Nini

What Have I Done?

1.  Nimefanya nini Bwana kunipenda hivi?

What have I done, for my Lord to love me this much?

Nilikuudhi Bwana kwa maovu yangu.

I vexed you Lord with my evil deeds.  (x2)

Upendo wako (Bwana) wa ajabu, wa ajabu

Your Love (Lord) is amazing, amazing!

Uwezo wako (Bwana) wa ajabu, wa ajabu

Your Might (Lord) is amazing, amazing!  (x2)

2.  Nilipotea Bwana mbali nawe,

I got lost, far away from you, Lord.

Sasa umenivuta Bwana kwa upendo wako

Now you have dragged me to you, Lord, by your love.  (x2)

Upendo wako (Bwana) wa ajabu, wa ajabu

Your Love (Lord) is amazing, amazing!

Uwezo wako (Bwana) wa ajabu, wa ajabu

Your Might (Lord) is amazing, amazing!  (x2)

3.  Nakushukuru Bwana kwa upendo wako

I thank you, Lord, for your Love

Sasa ninaimba Bwana Haleluya

Now I sing, Lord, Halleluja!  (x2)

Upendo wako (Bwana) wa ajabu, wa ajabu

Your Love (Lord) is amazing, amazing!

Uwezo wako (Bwana) wa ajabu, wa ajabu

Your Might (Lord) is amazing, amazing!  (x2)

4.  Nikifika mbinguni Yesu nitasahau yote

When I arrive in Heaven, Jesus, I will forget all

Yaliyonipata (menage) hapa duniani

Those (many) things I went through in this earth.  (x2)

Upendo wako (Bwana) wa ajabu, wa ajabu

Your Love (Lord) is amazing, amazing!

Uwezo wako (Bwana) wa ajabu, wa ajabu

Your Might (Lord) is amazing, amazing!  (x2)

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