Queer Hymns

When Israel camped in Sinai (Our God is Like an Eagle)


Text by Laurence G. Bernier, 1974

Suggested tune(s): WEBB

Meter: 7 6. 7 6 D

Publication information: Cherry, Kittredge, and Zalmon O. Sherwood, eds. Equal Rites: Lesbian and Gay Worship, Ceremonies, and Celebrations . Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox Press, 1995. P. 67.

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