Phillips will bless the animals on the Larger Portland Animal Refuge League on October 4th

PORTLAND – p. Lou Phillips, pastor of St Anthony of Padua parish in Windham, Westbrook and Gorham, will bless the animals on the Animal Refuge League of the Arthur P. Girard Adoption Heart in Larger Portland (217 Touchdown Street in Westbrook) Tuesday 4 October at 10:30 The particular occasion is in honor of the feast of St. Francis of Assisi, recognized for his love for all God’s creatures.

“We have been trying to do a distinct and non-traditional pet blessing this 12 months. We contacted the animal shelter and so they have been very receptive to the concept,” mentioned Fr. Lou. “We thought these potential adopted pets wanted a blessing most.”

The Animal Refuge League of Larger Portland is a non-profit animal shelter serving greater than 4,000 homeless and displaced animals yearly. The shelter goals to domesticate the connection between folks and pets to advertise animal welfare and enhance the standard of life in our communities.

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