Sung to the tune of "America the Beautiful"
1. Oh beautiful diversity, third planet from the sun A spinning ball of land and sea Embracing every one. Chorus One Oh Planet Earth, Oh Planet Earth Creator blesses you. On every shore and land of birth We're Muslim, Christian, Jew (Second time: We're Buddhist, Sikh, Hindu (alternate: Confucian, Taoist, too (alternate 2: Earth, pagan, wiccan too. (alternate 3: All Spirit paths are true. (alternate 4: A matriotic crew. 2. Oh wonderful, this common Life All creatures great and small We breathe the same united air From birdsong to wolf call. Repeat Chorus One 3. The beauty of our precious home A rock of blue and green Protected by no one alone In Nature's holy scene. Chorus Two Oh Planet Earth, Oh Planet Earth Our only Motherland In every tongue, of every race No borders, hand in hand. 4. Of mountains wrapped in glistening snow, and river waterfalls Of trees to climb and paths to find Our song will break all walls. Repeat Chorus Two 5. Now listen for the cry of hope That opens every soul And work to make the Good and Just A bell of freedom toll Final Chorus Oh Matriots!, Oh Matriots! One country we defend We live for peace, compassion, love The light without an end.
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