Students Witness Blessing Of Animals And Pets

New Hampton, Iowa – The children and parents at the St. Joseph’s school in New Hampton  showed up at 2:30 pm on a chilly afternoon for “The Blessing of the Pets and Animals”.

Father Brian Dellart explained:    

 

Father Dellart went on to explain “who,” or rather “what” creatures would be blessed.

 

Over 50 animals were on hand to be blessed and St. Joseph’s School as well as Father Dellart hope to make this an annual tradition in New Hampton.