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By Joline
Yesterday was the blessing of the animals in our parish. Sammy seemed to enjoy the attention and our priest seemed to enjoy the animals. It is a ceremony we look forward to each year.

Tags: General Cat Chuch

Voters: taggart, mrswoolybill, woolybill1 and 18 more

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taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
3 Oct 2011 12:22PM
A blessing for Sammy, who is growing up fast-- one can see his playful attitude even at this solemn moment!

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mrswoolybill Plus
9 985 1499 United Kingdom
3 Oct 2011 12:34PM
Cats can make themselves at home pretty well anywhere, Sammy thinks he's staying for a while...
ugly Plus
8 9 57 United Kingdom
3 Oct 2011 12:51PM
This little cat want to go..
He looking for his escape route...
Very nice image...
3 Oct 2011 12:57PM
sounds like a good thing to me
Richsr Plus
9 91 223 England
3 Oct 2011 12:58PM
both certainly look to be enjoying it Joline.
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
3 Oct 2011 2:46PM
I actually did not know you could get a blessing for an animal Joline !!
Interesting shot.
User_Removed 8 26 2 United States
3 Oct 2011 3:02PM
Lovely shot, Joline! Being a cat, he probably thought he was blessing her!
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
3 Oct 2011 3:02PM
How unusual but so nice..........Sandy
CarolG Plus
9 196 18 Greece
3 Oct 2011 3:14PM
Well captured, Joline, good exposure, and what a nice idea for the animals. Carol
Maiwand Plus
9 3 72 England
3 Oct 2011 3:32PM
Lovely idea Joline. Lets hope all churches take up the idea.
3 Oct 2011 7:38PM
Lovely shot this i did'nt no about blessing animals sound good to me.
Anna62 5 1 Australia
4 Oct 2011 5:56AM
How beautiful Joline...never thought about blessing our pets (one of my three little shitzus I seem to curse alot lol )..but of course it makes perfect sense..they are a part of the family as much as anyone else...Thank you for sharing this Smile

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