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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…