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Creation Season 2012
October 7– October 28, 2012
(Proper 22 through Proper 25, Year B)

Proper 22, Year B
(October 7, 2012)

Humans Interacting/Reconciling with
'this fragile Earth, our island home'

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 Humans interacting/reconciling with "this fragile Earth, our island home." 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 Proper 22, Year B:

Gather (Comprehensive)

God of all Creation

Hymnal 1982

Christ, Whose Glory Fills the Skies
From All That Dwell Below the Skies
Earth and All Stars

Voices Found

God, Creator, Source of Healing


To other Hymn selections in this series
Proper 22
October 7
October 14
October 21
October 28
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Note: The Hymns for this Sunday were selected by the Rev Wanda Copeland and John G. Gibbs, PhD.


  • The Rev Wanda Copeland, former chair of MEESC (1996-2000) and chair of the Episcopal Ecological Network (2000-2004), served parishes in Elk River and Roseville, MN (1995-2012) and since 2012 has been Rector at St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, Horseheads, NY, and
  • John G. Gibbs, PhD , a retired theologian, resided in Park Rapids, MN,

when they originally prepared these materials in 2012. Wanda, Johnl, and we welcome your comments. Please address your comments or additional reflections to Wanda Copeland, John G. Gibbs, 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 If your comments are not for publication, please so note on your correspondence.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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