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.

Beyond a gentle tolerance


Text by Brian Wren, 2000

Suggested tune(s): ALL IS WELL

Meter: 10 6. 10 6. 7 5 8 8 6

Publication information: Accessed through Hope Publishing, March 2017.

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Tags: queer hymn texts, coded language, rainbow, the church’s position challenged, inclusion