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

Proper 25, Year A
(October 26, 2008)

Special Recognition of the Place of Food in our Lives:
Sacarament/Holy Element

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 and other hymnals that may be used for any of the Sundays of this season.

Hymns for for Proper 25, Year A:

Hymnal 1982

Joyful, joyful, we adore thee…
Now thank we all our God…
He who would valiant be…
From thee all skill and science flow
Father eternal, Ruler of Creation
Guide me, O thou great Jehovah
To other Hymns in this series
Proper 25
October 5
October 12
October 19
October 26
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Note: The Hymns for this Sunday were selected by John G. Gibbs, PhD.


John G. Gibbs, PhD, was a retired theologian who resided in Park Rapids, MN, when he originally prepared these materials. John and we welcome your comments. Please address your comments or additional reflections to John G. Gibbs or any MEESC member, or mail them to:

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

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