Walking in Someone's Shoes

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Walking in someone's shoes, someone with diff'rent views
Man, woman, old or young it doesn't matter whose
Walk until bit by bit, their shoes begin to fit
A loving thing to do, to walk in someone's shoes.

Source: Secular Hymnal: 144 hymn tunes made inclusive for all #129

Author: Secretary Michael

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First Line: Walking in someone's shoes
Title: Walking in Someone's Shoes
Author: Secretary Michael
Language: English
Publication Date: 2015
Notes: (traditional hymn: "O God Of Loveliness")
Copyright: Public Domain



ST. ELIZABETH appears to be an eighteenth-century tune from the Glaz area of Silesia. It has always been associated with this text. No factual data exists for the legend that this text and tune date back to the twelfth-century crusades, although those apocryphal stories explain one of the names by w…

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