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.

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

Hymn

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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