Queer Hymns

Christ, who throughout these forty days


Text by Chris R. Glaser, Adapted from Claudia F. Hernaman, “Lord, who throughout these forty days”, 1994

Suggested tune(s): ST. FLAVIAN

Meter: 8 6. 8 6 (CM)

Publication information: Cherry, Kittredge, and Zalmon O. Sherwood, eds. Equal Rites: Lesbian and Gay Worship, Ceremonies, and Celebrations. Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox Press, 1995, pp. 80–81.

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