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.

Lead on, O sacred Spirit


Text by Chris R. Glaser, 1995

Suggested tune(s): LANCASHIRE

Meter: 7 6. 7 6 D

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, p. 145.

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