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.

There’s a wideness in God’s mercy


Text by Frederick W. Faber, 1854

Suggested tune(s): WELLESLEY

Meter: 8 7. 8 7

Publication information: Hymnal: a Worship Book. Newton, KS: Faith and Life Press, no. 145.

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Tags: queer-friendly hymns, the church’s position challenged, inclusion