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.

We are the church alive


Text by Jack Hoggatt-St. John, 1980

Suggested tune(s): CHURCH ALIVE

Meter: 6 6. 8 6. 8 6. 8 6

Publication information: The Hymn 62:3 (2011): 42.

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Tags: queer-friendly hymns, hymns by LGBTQ+ authors, inclusion, healing, HIV/AIDS, Metropolitan Community Church (MCC)