Li b’ich
    Xyoʼonihom laj Israel
    Footnotes
    Theme

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    Xyoʼonihom laj Israel

    Rikʼin kawil chʼoolej

    1. Xyoʼonihom laj Israel,

    Ex aj pleet choqʼ re Sion—

    Ilomaq lee Taqlanel,

    Chi pleetik xaqxo aran.

    [Chorus]

    Waklinqex saʼ kawilal,

    Chapomaq lix chʼiichʼ li yaal.

    Yoʼlenqex ut tijonqex,

    Xqʼaxbʼal ru li maak yookex.

    2. Ilomaq lix teep laj tza,

    Maakaʼchʼin xteepal li maak.

    Saʼ li pleet kawaq eechʼool,

    Re texruuq chik chi numtaak.

    [Chorus]

    Waklinqex saʼ kawilal,

    Chapomaq lix chʼiichʼ li yaal.

    Yoʼlenqex ut tijonqex,

    Xqʼaxbʼal ru li maak yookex.

    3. Tenomaq xwankil li maak,

    Chetaqsi lee chʼiichʼ chiru.

    Re xtʼanbʼal laj tza chexbʼeeq—

    Kawaqex chixqʼaxbʼal ru.

    [Chorus]

    Waklinqex saʼ kawilal,

    Chapomaq lix chʼiichʼ li yaal.

    Yoʼlenqex ut tijonqex,

    Xqʼaxbʼal ru li maak yookex.

    4. Taaraqeʼq chi seebʼ li pleet,

    Tʼanbʼilaq li maak eebʼaan.

    Chi ubʼej, aj Israel,

    Jun koroon teekʼul aran.

    [Chorus]

    Waklinqex saʼ kawilal,

    Chapomaq lix chʼiichʼ li yaal.

    Yoʼlenqex ut tijonqex,

    Xqʼaxbʼal ru li maak yookex.

    Raatinul: Joseph L. Townsend, 1849–1942

    Xyaabʼal: William Clayson, 1840–1887

    Efesios 6:10–18

    2 Nefi 28:7–8, 20–28