Solar Panel Blessing

Here are a variety of materials and prayer services for blessing a new installation of solar panels for your congregation or community.

Blessing of Solar Panels used by St. Thomas Lutheran Church in Bloomington, Indiana.  (You can see Pastor Lyle McKee on the ladder in the photo here.)

Solar Sunday is a blessing service used by Pastor Caleb Crainer and Bishop Guy Erwin at St. Andrew Lutheran Church in Los Angeles.

At the Dawn of Your Creation, a hymn written by Carolyn Winfrey Gilette for the blessing of solar panels, sung to the tune of Beethoven's Hymn to Joy.  You can find her other creation care hymns on her website here:

Here is a Jewish set of prayers by Rabbi Nina Beth Cardin.

Interfaith Power & Light has a directory tracking congregations with solar panels, so you can register your congregation and find others at this website.