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.

Holy Spirit! Holy Spirit, come! (Come, Holy Spirit)


Text by Jorge Lockward, 2000

Suggested tune(s): [no tune name]

Meter: 4 5. 5 5 with refrain

Publication information: Turney, Kelly, ed. Shaping Sanctuary: Proclaiming God’s Grace in an Inclusive Church. Chicago, IL: Reconciling Congregation Program, 2000. Pp. 280–281.

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