Queer Hymns

Queer hymn search: The Hymn Society in the United States and Canada is seeking hymns and songs for Songs for the Holy Other, a new collection for those seeking to embrace queerness through congregational song.

You said you’d come and share all my sorrows (For Those Tears I Died)


Text by Marsha Stevens, 1969

Suggested tune(s): CHILDREN OF THE DAY

Meter: Irregular with refrain

Publication information: The Hymn 62:3 (2011): 32.

Tags: queer-friendly hymns, hymns by LGBTQ+ authors, inclusion, struggle, pain