Sunday, August 12, 2018

‘Green’ service connects people to creation

From Minnesota-

For centuries, people have worshiped in hallowed spaces of brick or wood, with sunlight streaming through colored glass and music swelling to arched ceilings.

But what of the hallowed spaces of glens or rolling hills, with sunlight streaming through foliage and music swelling to heaven itself?

Holy Trinity Episcopal Church in Elk River attempts to bring people back to the latter space with the annual outdoor “green” worship service. The service was held on Aug. 5 this year.

“We have made a conscious effort to focus on the environment and on the Earth and creation,” the Rev. Rob Cavanna said. “It’s really quite poignant and inspirational, we think.”

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