Abʼi, kʼuulaʼal
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    Abʼi, kʼuulaʼal

    Rikʼin sahilal

    1. Abʼi, kʼuulaʼal, ut jun bʼich tinbʼicha

    Chirix li Jesus naq najter kiyoʼla

    Saʼ jun najtil chʼochʼ junpakʼal li palaw—

    Choqʼ jun kʼuulaʼal joʼ laaʼat, nakanaw.

    [Chorus]

    At kʼuulaʼal, warin ut warin.

    Maakʼaʼ taaxuwa; chaakʼatq chʼunchʼuukin.

    At kʼuulaʼal, warin ut warin.

    Li Jesukristo tatril chaq arin.

    2. Keʼchal kʼiila anjel chixyeebʼal resil

    Ut chiru choxa keʼlemtzʼun xsaqenkil.

    Saʼ xyanq chaq li kʼiila chahim, jun kichal—

    Kixkʼut li naʼajej yokyo wiʼ li kʼuulaʼal.

    [Chorus]

    At kʼuulaʼal, warin ut warin.

    Maakʼaʼ taaxuwa; chaakʼatq chʼunchʼuukin.

    At kʼuulaʼal, warin ut warin.

    Li Jesukristo tatril chaq arin.

    3. Laj ilol karneer keʼkʼulun chirilbʼal;

    Joʼ xye chaq li anjel, maakʼaʼ xwaribʼaal.

    Saʼ xwaʼlebʼaal xul warenaq chaq, keʼril—

    Li chʼina Jesus, aʼ li Rey nim xwankil.

    [Chorus]

    At kʼuulaʼal, warin ut warin.

    Maakʼaʼ taaxuwa; chaakʼatq chʼunchʼuukin.

    At kʼuulaʼal, warin ut warin.

    Li Jesukristo tatril chaq arin.

    Jun li ostinato li naru taabʼichamanq rochbʼeen li xjaʼajil li bʼich.
    Us, toj warin, nachʼ wankin, (joʼkan wiʼchik)

    Raatinul ut xyaabʼal: Joseph Ballantyne, 1868–1944

    Ostinato: Patricia Haglund Nielsen, y. 1936. © 1989 IRI

    Lukas 2:7–16

    Mateo 2:1–2