Blessing of the Animals-St. Francis Day September 17, 2021 by View Calendar 10-03-2021 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Father John Blessing of the Animals-St. Francis Day Churchyard Our Annual St. Francis Day Blessing of the Animals is Sunday, October 3rd. We will have one 9AM Outdoor Service for parishioners and their pets. You and your family pets are invited to this special service held in our churchyard! Join in this fun tradition and invite your family and friends to attend, too! Please note: If it rains that morning, the Pet Blessing is canceled and we will have two regular 8 and 10AM inside church services instead.