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 bodies join and souls combine


Text by Patrick Evans, 2011

Suggested tune(s): THORSON

Meter: 8 8. 8 8

Publication information: Accessed through religiousinstitute.org, March 2017.

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Tags: gender, descriptive language, queer hymn texts, gender nonbinary, the church’s position challenged, inclusion, healing