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    Eekʼanbʼil li yaal qabʼaan
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    Eekʼanbʼil li yaal qabʼaan

    Rikʼin kʼoxlak saʼ chʼoolej

    1. Eekʼanbʼil li yaal qabʼaan;

    Ut nakʼutbʼesink chiqu..

    Wi rahobʼtesink nawan,

    Ra saʼ xbʼeen li naxbʼaanu.

    Mexjitok laaʼex ajwiʼ,

    Re inkʼaʼ jitbʼilaqex.

    Saʼ li bʼis xexbʼisok wiʼ,

    Texbʼiseʼq ajwiʼ laaʼex.

    [Chorus]

    Kʼam qabʼe, at Kolonel,

    Junpakʼal saʼ hilobʼaal

    Bʼar qochbʼeenaqebʼ li anjel

    Tatqaloqʼoni rajlal.

    2. Li Jesus kixye junxil,

    “We laaʼin raqok aatin.”

    Wi tinsikʼ lix loqʼalil,

    Chinrahebʼ li was wiitzʼin.

    Kaʼajwiʼ saʼ yalok qʼe

    Tooʼabʼinq chiru chi yaal.

    Ak xintaw li laatzʼil bʼe

    Wi ninra li wech alal.

    [Chorus]

    Kʼam qabʼe, at Kolonel,

    Junpakʼal saʼ hilobʼaal

    Bʼar qochbʼeenaqebʼ li anjel

    Tatqaloqʼoni rajlal.

    3. Re li was wiitzʼin chankin:

    “Saʼ laa wu jun mul nawil.

    Wi chi yaal aakomonin,

    Kanabʼin chirisinkil.”

    Xmoynak ru saʼ wilobʼaal,

    Ut inkʼaʼ kiru chiwu.

    Naq xinsikʼ kʼaʼru xyaalal,

    Wan tzʼambʼa chi saʼ li wu.

    [Chorus]

    Kʼam qabʼe, at Kolonel,

    Junpakʼal saʼ hilobʼaal

    Bʼar qochbʼeenaqebʼ li anjel

    Tatqaloqʼoni rajlal.

    4. Wi ninra li was wiitzʼin,

    Ut lix mul nawaj xsachbʼal,

    Taaʼajmanq tzʼaqal saqen,

    Xsaʼ li ru kʼaʼjoʼ xqʼunal.

    Wan ani li xinchʼiila

    Xmaak jun chʼina mul saʼ ru.

    Naweekʼa bʼan lin tzʼambʼa—

    Risihaq raj xyaʼal li wu.

    [Chorus]

    Kʼam qabʼe, at Kolonel,

    Junpakʼal saʼ hilobʼaal

    Bʼar qochbʼeenaqebʼ li anjel

    Tatqaloqʼoni rajlal.

    5. Li rahok nakʼirtesin,

    Ut naxkʼe xsaqal li qu.

    Naq xwil xmaak li was wiitzʼin,

    Moko us ta xinbʼaanu.

    Maakʼaʼaq chik xkʼoxlankil;

    Joʼ li Kolonel tinra.

    Yal bʼabʼay li mul nawil—

    Tinkʼoxla bʼan lin tzʼambʼa.

    [Chorus]

    Kʼam qabʼe, at Kolonel,

    Junpakʼal saʼ hilobʼaal

    Bʼar qochbʼeenaqebʼ li anjel

    Tatqaloqʼoni rajlal.

    Raatinul: Eliza R. Snow, 1804–1887; xsumenkil li bʼich xbʼaan laj M. E. Abbey

    Xyaabʼal: Charles Davis Tillman, 1861–1943

    Mateo 7:1–5

    Alma 41:14–15