Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Worship: Voting / Election

resources from judicatories, including re-opening guidelines and online worship videos; online hospitality & participation; engaging children, youth, and intergenerational; lectionary & preaching; liturgy, music & liturgical arts; tech & copyright helps;

Vigils & Litanies

   Worship Resources for a National Election pdf & Word

   Election Day community engagement & worship planning resources

   from A Sanctified Art; free and downloadable

Rev. Elsa Cook offers Pandemic Prayers for Proper 27, including prayers, confession and response music (from The Many).

Blogs, Podcasts & Webinars

In Pastoral Is Political: "Pastor, Stay in Your Lane!", Sharon Temple wonders what would happen if clergy doubled-down on the theology of baptism and if we first focus on who we are voting as, before we consider who to vote for.

Cynthia Bourgeault on Thomas Keating's Secret Embrace: Everything Matters and Richard Rohr's summation, The Freedom of Consent; and Rohr's Solidarity: A Public Virtue and Joan Chittister's complimentary Obedience to God's Will of Love.

Online Prayer & Vigils

 Election Day Prayer Vigil

Prayer for the World - Wed. 7:30-8:00 AM CST

Prayers for Hope and Healing - Thurs. 3:30-4:00 PM CST

The Hymn Society is offering a 12-hour “Election Day Concert.”

This non-partisan event is designed to give your spirit a rest from the anxiety of waiting for election results.

A National Service for Healing and Wholeness

Live from Washington National Cathedral - Livestream on Sunday, November 1, at 3:00 p.m. Central.

Music

Hymns by Carolyn Winfrey Gillette in book form or online. Featuring contemporary lyrics set to traditional hymns, they are truly intergenerational. Hymns include: laments for pandemic grief, quarantine, natural disasters, and racial tension, calls for justice and immigration reform, and Fall Ministry Celebrations including every Sunday (based on the RCL) and Election Day.

This American Life sponsors Leslie Odom Jr. singing Sara Bareilles' Seriously: powerful and good stuff for Election Day or surrounding events.