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Pet owners bring companions for Blessing of the Animals

KSTP
Updated: October 03, 2021 07:00 PM
Created: October 03, 2021 06:58 PM

The annual Blessing of the Animals took place Sunday at the Basilica of St. Mary in Minneapolis.

People of all faiths were able to bring the pets they love to get blessed and celebrate all of God's creation.

Pet owner Charlie Hejny brought his boxer, Mia, to get blessed.

"The fact that a holy priest put his apostolic blessing on my animal, I find it pretty cool," he said.


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