Annual Animal Blessing held at St. Benedict Church

(l-r) Father Stephen Norton, the church’s paster, and Father Louis Anderson bless local residents’ pets on the church front steps.
Photo courtesy of Eric Wandrey

On Saturday, October 10, St. Benedict Church held their annual Animal Blessing on the front steps of the church. All furry, hairy and feathered parishioners were present to be blessed by Father Stephen Norton, the church’s pastor, and Father Louis Anderson.

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