Creationtide Sermon Series

‘Creationtide’ is the period in the annual church calendar from 1 September to 4 October dedicated to God as Creator and Sustainer of all life. Churches are invited to pay special attention to the responsibility of humanity for the Earth and for all that lives upon it.

During this season of creationtide, a special series of sermons will be preached at the 11am Sunday Choral Eucharist services.


Sunday 8 September 2019 'Christian Discipleship at a Time of Environmental Crisis'

soundcloud icon The Revd Margot Hodson, Director of Theology and Education at the John Ray Initiative, Vicar in the Oxford Diocese [transcript]


Sunday 15 September 2019 'The Future of Creation'

soundcloud icon The Revd Dr Tim Howles, Curate of St Andrew’s, Headington Associate Research Fellow of the William Temple Foundation [transcript]


Sunday 22 September 2019 'How Should We Care for Creation?'

Dr Bethany Sollereder, Postdoctoral Fellow in Science & Religion, University of Oxford


Sunday 29 September 2019 'Creation as Sacrament: Restoring a Broken Image'

Dr Celia Deane-Drummond, Senior Research Fellow in Theology, Director of the Laudato Si’ Research Institute, Campion Hall


Saturday 5 October 2019  Diocesan Creationtide Evensong

The Right Reverend Steven Croft, Bishop of Oxford