The Common Good

Results for blessing of the animals

All Share God's Household
Originally Posted: 10/03/2014 - 4:28pm | Type: Blog

Rather than celebrate the quirkiness of the blessing of the animals itself, I would like to speak to St. Francis as an icon for justice whose way of organizing and advocacy is not only rooted in Christianity, ...

Remember the Dangerous Animals
Originally Posted: 10/03/2012 - 12:57pm | Type: Blog

Blessing of the animals does too little to recognize the complex power of animals in God’s creation, or even in the life of St. Francis. This week, thousands of churches will host ...