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.

Now, on land and sea descending


Text by Samuel Longfellow, 1859

Suggested tune(s): VESPER HYMN

Meter: 8 7. 8 7 D

Publication information: Accessed through Conjubilant with Song, December 2016.

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Tags: hymns by LGBTQ+ authors, evening/vespers