Hard to be a spiritual being when shit is shakin what you believe in

from Black Star (Ft. Common) – Respiration Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

It’s hard to keep faith in God when you see people starving and getting shot all the time.

The religious theme is continued throughout Common’s verse.

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