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God's Green Planet

A festival service for to celebrate the wonders of the natural world

Downloadable resources, which include The Readings; The Singers' music booklet; the accompanist's music booklet; and the Order of Service, can be downloaded below  using the password you will find in the Introduction to the book.  

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Click on 'Additional Information' below to listen to recordings of all the music from the book.



God's Green Planet is the latest exciting service in the RSCM's inspirational Young Voices Festival series. It is arranged in three sections:

  • Creation: The Beginning
  • Creation Groaning
  • Creation set free

God's Green planet draws together a wide variety of music styles including anthems hymns and songs.

The readings include poems and prose as well as biblical readings. These arefully chosen readings together with the prayers and music all focus on the environment, and consider our responsibiliy as stewards of God's creation.

It includes a foreword by The Rt Revd Nicholas Holtam, Bishop of Salisbury, Vice-President of the RSCM and the C of E’s lead bishop on the environment.  

Additional Information

Additional Information

Catalogue No. S0179
Publisher RSCM Press

God's Green Planet

Click on the song titles to listen to Sarum Voices, directed by Ben Lamb

Recordings produced by Andrew Post, Vif Records.


Gathering song: Come let us worship

1–Creation: The Beginning


Hymn: O Lord my God, when I in awesome wonder

Reading: The making

Anthem: Badgers and hedgehogs

Reading: Pied Beauty

Prayer and response

II–Creation Groaning


Hymn: Think of a world without any flowers

Reading: Romans 8: 18–27 18

Anthem: Touch the earth lightly

or O for the wings of a dove

Reading: Who made a mess?

Prayer and response

III–Creation set free


Hymn: I am a new creation

or Praise the Lord of heaven

Reading: Revelation 21: 1–5a

Anthem: Look at the world

Prayer and response

Sending out

The Lord’s Prayer


Recessional hymn: for the fruits of his creation