Pet Blessings

In honor of St. Francis of Assisi, patron saint of the environment and animals, whose feast day is October 4, pets will be blessed today at the following places and times: 

  • Divine Mercy Parish, Shenandoah, at St. Casimir Church playground, 11:30 a.m.
  • All Saints, McAdoo, noon.
  • Assumption B.V.M., Northampton (no snakes, please),, in rectory yard, noon
  • Queenship of Mary, Northampton, noon,
  • St. Ursula, Fountain Hill, noon, rear parking lot
  • St. Ann, Emmaus, noon
  • St Richard, Barnesville, noon
  • Our Lady of Lourdes, worship site, Weatherly, noon
  • St. Ambrose, Schuylkill Haven, 12:30 p.m.
  • St. Columbkill, Boyertown, 12:30 p.m.
  • St. John Fisher, Catasauqua,  between church and rectory, 1 p.m. weather permitting.
  • St. Peter, Coplay, church grounds, 1 p.m.,
  • Immaculate Conception Church, Douglassville, 1:30 p.m.,
  • Our Lady Help of Christians, Allentown, 1:30 p.m.

Please use leashes and cages as needed.

Event Date
Event Time
Various times see schedule.
Image Gallery
Pet blessing (CNS photo)