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    Santil aatin li yaal naxye

    Rikʼin sahil chʼoolejil

    1. Santil aatin li yaal naxye,

    Rajlal li naqabʼi,

    Toj saʼ choxa tixkʼam qabʼe;

    Li Dios naxkʼutbʼesi.

    [Chorus]

    Chaabʼil aatin naxkʼe

    Li Qaawaʼ Dios choqʼ qe.

    Kʼaʼjoʼ xsahil li rabʼinkil;

    Resil li rahok naxye.

    2. Raatin apostol, tiikebʼ xchʼool

    Li naqakʼe xwankil;

    Teʼxkʼut li taaʼuxmanq rajlal

    Rikʼin aatin chaabʼil.

    [Chorus]

    Chaabʼil aatin naxkʼe

    Li Qaawaʼ Dios choqʼ qe.

    Kʼaʼjoʼ xsahil li rabʼinkil;

    Resil li rahok naxye.

    3. Raatin profeet li kʼambʼil xbʼe

    Xbʼaan li Qaawaʼ Jesus;

    Tixye kʼaʼru li us choqʼ qe,

    Joʼwiʼ li inkʼaʼ us.

    [Chorus]

    Chaabʼil aatin naxkʼe

    Li Qaawaʼ Dios choqʼ qe.

    Kʼaʼjoʼ xsahil li rabʼinkil;

    Resil li rahok naxye.

    4. Ut li junjunq li sikʼbʼil ru

    Li Musiqʼej naxkʼe

    Chixkʼut tzʼaqal li yaal chiqu

    Saʼ yalaq bʼar chi bʼe.

    [Chorus]

    Chaabʼil aatin naxkʼe

    Li Qaawaʼ Dios choqʼ qe.

    Kʼaʼjoʼ xsahil li rabʼinkil;

    Resil li rahok naxye.

    5. Nalemtzʼun joʼ lemtzʼ qʼol aran

    Rikʼin naʼlebʼ chaabʼil,

    Ut taqasikʼ li aatin aʼan

    Tzʼaqal re xpaabʼankil.

    [Chorus]

    Chaabʼil aatin naxkʼe

    Li Qaawaʼ Dios choqʼ qe.

    Kʼaʼjoʼ xsahil li rabʼinkil;

    Resil li rahok naxye.

    Raatinul: Joseph L. Townsend, 1849–1942

    Xyaabʼal: Edwin F. Parry, 1850–1935

    Tzolʼlebʼ ut Sumwank 1:38

    Tzolʼlebʼ ut Sumwank 84:43–45