Text by Amanda Udis-Kessler, 2000
Suggested tune(s): [no tune name]
Meter: Irregular with refrain
Publication information: Turney, Kelly, ed. Shaping Sanctuary: Proclaiming God’s Grace in an Inclusive Church. Chicago, IL: Reconciling Congregation Program, 2000. P. 347.
Tags: queer hymn texts, coded language, lover, the church’s position challenged, pain, homophobia, hymns that dare to speak the name