Queer Hymns


As from the tomb stepped Lazarus (Lazarus, Come Out!)

Hymn

Text by Peter J. B. Carman, 1997

Suggested tune(s): LANCASHIRE or LLANGLOFFAN or ANGEL’S STORY or ST. CHRISTOPHER or AURELIA

Meter: 7 6. 7 6 D

Publication information: Turney, Kelly, ed. Shaping Sanctuary: Proclaiming God’s Grace in an Inclusive Church. Chicago, IL: Reconciling Congregation Program, 2000. P. 272.

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