Written by Bryan Adams
, Eliot Kennedy and Andrea Remanda, the song is an affirmation of faith in the face of racism and killing.When someone takes the life of an innocent man
Well they've never really won, and all they've really done
Is set the soul free
Adams explained: "The thought was to write a hymn, something that would try and articulate the feeling of faith, and that even though you might have lost something, there would always be an inner light to guide you."