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Thread #14921   Message #2877283
Posted By: mikesamwild
01-Apr-10 - 08:00 AM
Thread Name: Atheist Hymns
Subject: RE: Atheist Hymns
As a kid in Manchester in the 40s we went to a Socialist Sunday school and sang songs that were anthemic like England Arise by the writer and activist Edward Carpenter who lived near Sheffield . A green , gay, socialist, feminist before his time. It was one of the tunes at my Dad's and Mum's funerals