You Made Us in Your Image
A Hymn for Human Rights Day (December 10)
Words: Carolyn Winfrey Gillette, 2012
Music: tune #1, AURELIA, by Samuel Sebastian Wesley, 1864
Music: tune #2, WEST NOW EAST, by John R. Kleinheksel, Sr., 2012
Scripture: Genesis 1-2; Exodus 5:1-20; Nehemiah 5:1-13; Psalm 82:1-4; Proverbs 4:1-27; Isaiah 58:1-12; 65:17-25; Amos 5:21-24; Micah 4:1-5; 6:6-8; Matthew 25:31-46; Mark 12:28-34; John 3:16-17; Acts 10:34-36; Galatians 3:26-29; Hebrews 13:1-9a
Topics: Human Rights Day; dignity; education; creation; freedom; social justice
This new hymn by Carolyn Winfrey Gillette is especially appropriate for Human Rights Day, December 10; but it is also appropriate for any service of social justice, freedom, oppression, dignity. It is provided with two tunes: the traditional AURELIA and a new tune by John R. Kleinheksel, Sr.