Queer Hymns

Dear God, Parent of Humankind (A Hymn of Reconciliation)


Text by Harry Ackers, 1991

Suggested tune(s): REST

Meter: 8 6. 8 8 6

Publication information: Turney, Kelly, ed. Shaping Sanctuary: Proclaiming God’s Grace in an Inclusive Church. Chicago, IL: Reconciling Congregation Program, 2000. P. 271.

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