We Want Our Children Back
We Want Our Children Back

Rev. Jason Shelton has offered the sheet music for his song free of charge to anyone who would like to use it.

"We want our children back.
There are too many gone too soon."

In December 2017, Rev. Jason Shelton was invited to lead singing at the fifth anniversary of the Newtown massacre, at a vigil in front of the headquarters of the NRA. He wrote this song of lament for the occasion, because he couldn’t think of anything else to say. What more is there?

About the Author

  • Rev. Jason Shelton is a Unitarian Universalist minister, musician, and consultant. He served as Associate Minister for Music at the First Unitarian Universalist Church of Nashville from 1998-2017. In addition to Jason's work as a composer (The Fire of Commitment, Answering the...

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