In a Facebook video posted by Nate Hutchison, 1500 American children sing a ataahua Maori waiata. The video has gone viral, fetching over 2000 likes comments and shares.
He honore he kororia (Honour, glory)
Maungarongo ki te whenua (Peace on Earth)
Whakaaro pai e (Goodwill)
Ki ngā tangata katoa (To all peoples)
Ake, ake, ake, ake
(For ever and ever, for ever and ever)
Te Atua, te piringa (The Lord, the shelter)
Toku oranga (My existence).