St. James changes Pet Blessing date to Oct. 3 –

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Updated: September 25, 2023 @ 1:26 am

St. James Roman Catholic Church, 306 St. James Lane, New Alexandria, had to change the date for its Pet Blessing for the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi to Tuesday, Oct. 3, starting at 5:45 p.m.
Parish spokeswoman Laura Nalevanko added in her email update, “Please meet in the parking lot; all types of pets are welcome!”
St. James Parish is located off routes 119 and 22.
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EDITOR’S NOTE: Area pastors are asked to check the Directory of Area Churches Page A6 in the Bulletin Weekend edition each Friday to make sure their entries are up to date.
Included are the name of the church, its address, pastor’s name and times of Masses, services, Sunday School, Communion and sacrament of reconciliation.
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