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Resolution on the Spirituality of Food Production

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Creation Season 2008 (Year A)
October 5 – 26, 2008

Proper 22, Year A
(October 5, 2008)

Special Recognition of the Place of Food in our Lives:
as Commodity

Welcome! We're glad you're planning on observing a liturgical season of creation. We have prepared some materials for you to use in worship, teaching, and personal reflection.

The list of Hymns below is designed to help you select music that can apply to the themes of this Sunday in Creation Season recognizing the place of food in our lives. In addition to the specific hymns, there is also a general list of Hymns from Hymnal 1982, Wonder Love & Praise, and Gather that may be used for any of the Sundays of this season.

Hymns for for Proper 22, Year A:

Hymnal 1982

Many and great oh God are thy works
394 or 395
Creating God
396 or 397
Now thank we all our God
I sing the almighty power
Oh love of God how strong
Father eternal, ruler of creation
How firm a foundation


Wonder, Love, and Praise

The church of Christ in every age
When the poor one who has nothing


To other Hymns in this series
Proper 22
October 5
October 12
October 19
October 26
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Note: The Hymns for this Sunday were selected by the Rev Margaret W. Thomas.


The Rev Margaret W. Thomas was Assistant Rector of St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Duluth, MN, when she originally prepared these materials. Margaret, and we welcome your comments. Please address your comments or additional reflections to Margaret Thomas or any MEESC member, or mail them to:

c/o C. Morello
4451 Lakeside Drive
Eveleth, MN 55743-4400 USA

The MEESC assumes that all correspondence received is for publication on this web site. If your comments are not for publication, please so note on your correspondence. The MEESC reserves the right to decide which items are included on the website.


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