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Animals Blessed at St. Thomas’

There’s nothing quite like seeing how much children (or for that matter, adults) love their pets. St. Thomas’ witnessed that on Sunday, October 5th at its annual Pet Blessing.  The Pet Blessing is widely celebrated in churches of many denominations, including our own Episcopal Diocese of Texas.   The event marks The Feast of St. Francis—October 4th—a man remembered for…

Blessing of the Pets

Our second annual Blessing of the Pets will be held on Sunday, October 5, from 2:00-4:30 p.m.  There will be a pet costume contest (with prizes) at 3:30.  You will be able to visit with a vet, pet adoption agencies, and mobile groomers.  The St. Thomas’ Pipe Band will play!  We’ll also have a bounce…