EXPLANATION OF THE GLOSSING SYSTEM
(to understand how I describe the signs in this translation).
Refrain: ||: (3x) SEND YOUR SPIRIT COME-DOWNwg. :|| ||: (2x) MAKE EARTH~THEREABOUT (pause) LOOK NEW*. :||
1. SPIRIT FROM GOD LIVE*, WE REALLY-WANT INSIDE-SELF BURN, PLUS MAKE US BECOME PEOPLE HAVE HOPE AND SOFT-HEARTED. Refrain
2. WIND BRING-TO-us PROMISE. WIND BRING-TO-us CHANGE. FRIEND FOR POOR. EMPOWER YOUR-center PEOPLE (<) CAUSE PEACE, (>) CAUSE JUSTICE. Refrain
3. BREATH-IN-AND-OUT~SPREAD (<) LIFE, (>) HOLY. HELP-us OUR HURT HEAL. LEAD US PAST EVERY SIN THAT CAUSE US DISAGREE-lf~DISAGREE-rt. Refrain
Notes: COME-DOWNwg - (2h), POs down, FOs away, hands descend with wg.
REALLY-WANT - The sign WANT but shaken back and forth to show intensity.
INSIDE-SELF - The FT of [C] are held against the chest and stuff the FT of [O^] into the [C] twice.
SOFT-HEARTED - HEART + (2h)[5^] descend slightly twice while closing to (2h)[O^].
EMPOWER - [C], PO towards muscle, is held above NDS bicep. This [C] is then moved so that the PO is towards whoever is being empowered.
CAUSE - (2h)[S] are held at the chest as if holding a rope and move forward while opening to (2h). For a QuickTime movie of this sign, see ASL browser - cause.
BREATH-IN-AND-OUT - (2h)[5^] thumbs are held at nostrils and the fingers CLOSE to (2h)[O^], pause, then spread out to (2h)[5^] again.
HOLY - H-CLEAN. For a QuickTime file of this sign, see ASL Pro: Holy - 1.
DISAGREE-lf~DISAGREE-rt - DISAGREE is signed twice with hands signing the OPPOSITE part diagonally one way, and then the other.
Refrain: Envía tu Espíritu, sea renovada la faz de la tierra. (Send out your spirit, and renew the face of the earth.)
1. Spirit of the living God, burn in our hearts, and make us a people of hope and compassion.
2. Wind of promise, wind of change, friend of the poor, empower your people to make peace and justice.
3. Breath of life and holiness, heal every wound, and lead us beyond every sin that divides us.