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Blessing of the Animals & A Prayer for Creation

  • Headwaters at Incarnate Word 4503 Broadway Street Alamo Heights, Texas 78209 USA (map)

Be praised, my Lord, through all creatures.” St Francis of Assisi. Come celebrate the animals that make our lives special. Bring your pet, leashed or crated, to the Headwaters Sanctuary entrance for a special blessing on the Feast of St Francis of Assisi. Not comfortable bringing your pet, bring a photo or stuffed animal. The program will be led by Sister Martha Ann Kirk and the “Arts for Christian Worship” Class. Pet Supplies Plus will be present to hand out pet treats! Dress for the weather conditions. Pet blessing certificates will be provided. Co-sponsored by the University of the Incarnate Word Liturgical Outreach.

To have your pet blessing certificate prepared for your arrival on October 4th, please complete the registration:

Online Pet Blessing Certificate Registration is now closed.

Requests for Pet Blessing Certificates can be made at the event.