A feast for the senses on October 1!  Sumptuous vestments… sleek grooming… cute kids… and the occasional woof.  When Kids Sunday and the Blessing of the Animals converge, there’s a lot to take in.  All of it done up just right, natch.

To start with, there’s probably nothing quite as cool as a bunch of kids in robes…

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…even if one or two are skeptical.

 

 

 

 

All of the four-legged members of the congregation were happy to be blessed, and well behaved, too.

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DSC_0762Everyone was looking good.

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Maybe that’s because all stars are glamorous when they’re on the red carpet…

 

 

 

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…or maybe because they all had that sanctified glow.

There were blessings for the cuddly…

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…and for the virtual.

 

 

Some of us were very solemn…

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Some of us were happy…

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And while the people were tugging on the leashes and trying to get the pets out the door, one of us was thinking, “Don’t shoo me, I’m only the piano player!

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