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.
Various times see schedule.