September 1, 2017

During the Season of Creation, Christians are called to pray and act as one.

On September 1st, ​global Christian and environmental leaders led a prayer service for the Day of Prayer for Creation. Together with participants from around the world, they prayed for protection of the Earth we share and the vulnerable people who suffer most from its misuse.​ Watch the prayer service here:

The service included:

  • Archbishop Seraphim Kykotiw, the Metropolitan of the Archdiocese of Zimbabwe
  • Bill McKibben, author and co-founder of 350.org
  • Bishop Mark McDonald, National Indigenous Anglican Bishop of Canada
  • Sister Irene Lopes, Coordinator of REPAM, Pan-Amazon Ecclesial Network
  • Yeb Saño, former climate negotiator for the Philippines
  • Rev. Sunil Raj Philip, Church of South India Synod
  • ​JoEmma Danini, Catholic singer and song writer
  • And others

Online Ecumential Prayer Service Guide: Download Here