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A Service for Rogantiontide – booklet

This year – 2018 – Rogation Sunday is on 6 May.

Canon Brain Davis of Market Harborough has put together a Rogation service with an ecological slant. You can download the booklet – It is a  12 side pdf file,

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1 Sept: Day of Prayer for Creation, and 1 Sept-4 Oct: Creation Time

Visit the new website SeasonOfCreation.org

This year The Anglican Environmental network , WCC and the Global catholic Climate Coalition are combining efforts to promote Season of Creation/Time for Creation  1 Sept-4 Oct. At this website there are

  • videos from Pope Francis,

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‘Art not Oil’ Agape Liturgy

Communion service at protest at BP  Art Display at V&A

Green Christian member Ruth Jarman writes:

These hymns and liturgy were used by Christian Climate Action at the Art not Oil day of protest at the British Museum on Sunday 13th Sept 2015.  A group of Christians gathered to pray for the end of fossil fuel sponsorship of arts and culture.

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A Forest Church Workshop

Judith Allinson attended a Forest Church workshop in October, held in Skipton, run by Bruce Stanley,  for people interested in either running a Forest Chuforest-church-small-21rch event or finding out more. She writes: 

Maybe you, like me, have done some “Forest Church type activities”

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Harvest Festival Liturgy

Download this post as an rtf file: cel harvest notes

HARVEST FESTIVAL ORDER OF SERVICE

Opening Statement

Creator God, breathing your own life into our being, you give us the gift of life. You placed us on this earth with its flowers and fruits,

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Creation Time, Cosmos Sunday

Theme: Cosmos Sunday, by Keith Innes

Proverbs 8:22-31

The wisdom of God is fundamental to the universe. God’s wisdom is older than the earth (22-26), and is concerned with establishing God-given limits and boundaries (27-29). Wisdom rejoices (or plays) in God’s presence and in God’s creation,

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Creation Time, Storm Sunday

Theme: Storm Sunday, by Keith Innes 

Job 28:20-27

Unlike precious minerals, which can be extracted by miners deep underground (1-10), wisdom, though of surpassing value, is absolutely elusive, hidden from all living creatures and even from the realm of the dead (20-22;

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Creation Time, Fauna Sunday

Theme: Fauna Sunday, by Keith Innes

Job 39:1-8, 26-30

In this passage God challenges Job as to his knowledge of wild creatures: the mountain goats (1-4), the wild donkey (5-8) and the birds of prey (26-28). The context of the last section is human war,

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