The United Church of Canada, together with others around the world, is deeply concerned about climate change. This issue has profound ethical and moral dimensions.
God of the universe,
we praise your great long work of creation:
the moment of glory when our universe began
the birth and burning of the first brilliant stars,
the stars’ explosion in blazing supernovas;
the formation of our sun from scattered bits...
The United Church’s “A New Creed” reminds us that we are called to live with respect in creation. Not respect “for” creation, as a separate entity. But respect “in” the creation that is all around and within us. That is our...