Blessing of the Animals

October 3rd, 2013

St. Francis of Assisi is known for his love of animals and nature, on or around the date of his feast day (Oct. 4th) churches plan a worship service called the Blessing of the Animals. Sample Order of Worship:

In doing research for this post, I found a delightful cartoon entitled "A Day in the Life of St. Francis.

Read more about St. Francis:

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