Blessing of the Animals

November 09, 2000
Santa Paula News
Following an ancient tradition dating back to St. Francis of Assisi (1181-1226) St. Sebastian School held their annual “Blessing of the Animals.” Father Tom Dome of St. Sebastian Church blessed all the animals present from birds, fish, cats, dogs, and even a worm found under a leaf. Pictured is Father Tom blessing the animals at St. Sebastian School. Photo by Don Johnson

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