Blessing of the Animals

Blessing of the Animals graphic
Monday, October 5, 2020 - 4:45pm to 5:15pm

Blessing of the Animals will be Monday, October 5 at 4:45 p.m. by the Sladdich fountain. The Feast of St Francis of Assisi in the United States is on October 4. The feast commemorates the life of St Francis, who was born in the 12th century and is the Catholic Church’s patron saint of animals and the environment. It is a popular day for pets to be “blessed”. All are welcome to this annual event on campus, please practice social distancing.

Carroll Campus
Fountain Lawn
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