Blessing of pets set in Danville

Blessing of pets set in Danville

DANVILLE — In celebration of the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi, Schlarman Academy South Campus will hold its annual "Blessing of Pets" prayer service at 8:45 a.m. Wednesday on the South Campus parking lot, corner of Vermilion and Voorhees streets.

It is open to all Schlarman students and parishioners of area Catholic churches.

The 20-minute prayer service will include scripture readings and prayer by students and the blessing of pets by the local parish priests.

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