This annual observance, stretching from 1 September to 4 October (Day of St. Francis of Assisi), aims to raise awareness about the urgency to care for creation as a response to the ecological crisis.
Click on category to view resources created for the Season of Creation (Creation-tide)
Newest ‘Season of Creation’ posts . . . (images link to posts)
An extensive annotated anthology of ecumenical resources for the Season of Creation has been developed. Not all included resources use inclusive language or progressive imagery and metaphor. Click here to explore this ecumenical Season of Creation resource.
History of Season of Creation: In 1989 the Orthodox Church proclaimed 1 September as a day of prayer for creation (World Day of Prayer for Creation, or Creation Day). Embraced by other major Christian European churches in 2001 and by Pope Francis for the Roman Catholic Church in 2015, theh observance was extended into the Season of Creation or Time for Creation by the World Council of Churches.
Songs for the Season of Creation (and Earth Day)…
Complete worship service – ready to print and use
Psalms Renewed for the Season of Creation
Prayers for the Season of Creation (and Earth Day)…
Dramas, litanies, choral readings, poems and reflections for the Season of Creation