Creation Care Hymns

Traditional Songs/Hymns


All creatures of our God and king (St. Francis of Assisi/Lasst uns erfreuen)

All things bright and beautiful (Alexander/Royal Oak)

Beautiful Savior (Seiss/St. Elizabeth)

The Doxology (Old 100th)

For the beauty of the earth (Pierpoint, Monk/Lucerna Laudoniae and a Shaker tune)

For the healing of the nations (Kaan, Wade)

God who made the earth (Rhoades/Sommerlied, Cura Dei)

God who touchest earth with beauty (Edgar/Spiritus Christi)

I sing the almighty power of God that made the mountains rise (Watts/Forest Green)

Immortal, invisible, God only wise (Smith/St. Denio)

Joyful, joyful we adore Thee (Van Dyke, Hodges, Beethoven/Ode to Joy)

Let all things now living (Davis/The Ash Grove)

Morning has broken (Farjeon/Bunessan)

Not here for high and holy things (Studdert-Kennedy/Morning Song)

Now the green blade riseth (Campbell, Crum/Noel Nouvelet)

O all ye works of God (Tucher/Irish)

Psalms 104 (various)

Saint Patrick’s Breastplate (various)

The spacious firmament on high (Addison, Haydn/Creation)

The works of the Lord are created in wisdom (Idle, Kremser)

‘Tis the gift to be simple (18th century Shaker Song/Simple Gifts)

This is my Father’s world (Babcock, Mercer Street)

We plow the fields and scatter (Claudius, Wir Pflugen)




Contemporary Songs/Hymns


Abundant Life (Duck, Haugen)

All You Works of God (Haugen)

Canticle of the Sun (Haugen)

Come, Holy Spirit (Taize, Berthier)

Creation Story (Haugen)

Creating God, your fingers trace (Rowthorn/Wilderness)

Earth and all stars (Brokering)

For the fruit of all creation (Green, Jackson/East Asklam)

The Garden Song (Mallett)

Glory and Praise to Our God (Schutte)

God of the sparrow, God of the whale (Vajda)

God, who stretched the spangled heavens (Cameron/Holy Manna)

Jubilate Servite (Taize, Berthier)

May We Praise You (Foley)

Mothering God (Janzen, Foley)

Now join we in praise to our Creator (Kaan, Laycock)

On Holy Ground (Pena)

One Ohana (One Great Family) (Haugen)

All God’s Critters Got a Place in the Choir (Staines)

Praise the Spirit in creation (Hewlett, Dearnley and Hurd/Finnian and Julion)

Song at the Center (Haugen)

Sing Out Earth and Skies (Haugen)

Spirit of Gentleness (Manley)

The Earth Is the Lord’s (Oliano, Ikhalan)

Touch the Earth Lightly (Murray, Gibson)

When in our music God is glorified (F.P. Green, Stanford)

World Without End (Bell/Scottish)


Additional songs and hymns:

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