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Blessing of the Animals

Cathedral of Mary Our Queen
5200 N. Charles Street | Baltimore, Maryland 21210
October 3 | 9:00 AM (after 8:15 Mass)
On the front steps

Catholic Community of St. Francis Xavier (Hunt Valley)
13717 Cuba Road | Hunt Valley, MD 21030
October 4 | 2:30 PM

Church of the Ascension
4603 Poplar Avenue | Baltimore, MD 21227
October 4 | 11:45 AM
At St. Francis statue

Church of the Crucifixion
100 Scott Avenue | Glen Burnie, MD
October 3 | 1:00 PM
In the parking lot

Church of the Resurrection (Ellicott City)
8501 Loch Raven Boulevard | Baltimore, MD 21286
October 4 | 1:30 PM
Lower link area of the school

Holy Family Church (Davidsonville)
826 West Central Avenue | Davidsonville, MD 21035
October 11 | 1:00 PM
Church grounds in the back parking area
Dog and cat treats, St. Francis medals and holy cards and refreshements served

Holy Trinity Church
7436 Baltimore-Annapolis Boulevard | Glen Burnie, MD 21061
October 4 | 1:30 PM
In the parking lot

Immaculate Heart of Mary (Towson)
8501 Loch Raven Boulevard | Baltimore, MD 21286 October 4 | 1:30 PM
By the Grotto facing Joan Ave.

Our Lady of the Chesapeake
8325 Ventnor Road | Pasadena, MD 21122
October 18 | 12noon
We will Bless pets and any other of God’s four footed and or slithery little or big critters.

Our Lady of the Angels (Charlestown)
711 Maiden Choice Lane | Catonsville, MD 21228 October 2 | 12noon
Outside the chapel

Our Lady of Good Counsel
1532 E. Fort Avenue | Baltimore, MD
October 4 | 12:15 PM (following the 11:00 AM Mass)
Across the street in Latrobe Park

Our Lady of the Fields
1070 Cecil Avenue South | Millersville, MD 21108
October 4, 2015 | 2:00 PM
Back pavilion

Our Lady of Grace
18310 Middletown Road | Parkton, Maryland 21120
October 4 | 2:00 PM
Outside the Church

Our Lady of the Mountains
125 Fayette Street | Cumberland, MD 21502
October 3 | 10:00 AM
Parking lot of the Shrine of Sts. Peter & Paul

Sacred Heart of Jesus/Sagrado Corazón de Jesús (Highlandtown)
600 South Conkling Street | Baltimore MD 21224
October 3 | 10:00 AM
Parish courtyard/parking lot (entrance on Fleet Street)

Sacred Heart of Mary
6736 Youngstown Avenue | Baltimore, MD 21222
October 3 | 9:00 AM
In front of Church

The Shine of the Sacred Heart
5800 Smith Avenue | Baltimore, MD 21209
October 4 | Immediately following 11:30 AM Mass
Non-Catholic Animals Welcomed

St. Alphonsus Rodriguez
10800 Old Court Rd | Woodstock, MD
October 3 | 9:00 AM
Outdoor blessing of the animals with Mass at the Mary Grotto off the top parking lot. The Mass and animal blessing is open to everyone.
Please Note: All animals must be leashed or in carriers at all times. Light refreshments and pet treats will be provided.

St. Andrew by the Bay CANCELLED
701 College Parkway | Annapolis, MD 21409
October 4 | 2:30 PM
On patio in front of the church

St. Ann (Hagerstown)
1525 Oak Hill Avenue | Hagerstown, MD 21742
October 4 | 12:30 PM
Front of church

St Athanasius
4708 Prudence Street | Baltimore, MD 21226 October 3 | 12noon
Mary's garden

St. Augustine (Elkridge)
5976 Old Washington Road | Elkridge, MD 21075
October 4 | 1:30 PM
At St. Augustine statue

St Augustine (Williamsport)
32 East Potomac Street | Williamsport, MD 21795
October 4 | 3:00 PM

St. Bernadette
801 Stevenson Road | Severn, MD 21144
October 3 | 3:00 PM
In the St. Bernadette Parish Grove. The blessing will be held in the Parish Hall in case of rain.

St. Clare
714 Myrth Avenue | Essex, MD 21221
October 4 | 12noon
Under parish pavilion
The services will include a verbal blessing and holy water. Pets may include dogs, cats, fish and birds. Some people choose to bring photos of their pets if it is difficult for their pets to attend the blessing.

St. Clement Mary Hofbauer (Rosedale)
1220 Chesaco Avenue | Baltimore, MD 21237
October 4 | 1:30 PM
Garden between Church and the Parish Offices on Chesaco Avenue

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton
1800 Seton Drive | Crofton, MD 21114
October 4 | Following the 11:00 AM Mass

St. Francis of Assisi
October 3 | 10:00 AM
Herring Run Park, call 410-235-5136 for more info

St. Ignatius (Hickory)
533 East Jarrettsville Road | Forest Hill, MD 21050
October 3 | 9:00 AM
Grotto of the Church (in the event of rain, the service is cancelled)

St James (Boonsboro)
121 N. Main Street | Boonsboro, MD 21713
October 5 | 6:30 PM

St. John the Evangelist, Long Green Valley
October 4 | 2:30 PM
13305 Long Green Pike | Hydes, MD
Animals and their humans will be blessed. The blessing will be in front of the historic 1855 chapel. Medals of St. Francis will be given to all in attendance.

St. John the Evangelist (Severna Park)
689 Ritchie Highway | Severna Park, MD 21146
October 3 | 10:00 AM
Outside St. John the Evangelist Church (if raining, in the Gathering Space)

St. John (Westminster)
43 Monroe Street | Westminster, MD 21157
October 3 | 12:30 PM
The blessing of animals will be in the parking lot

St. Joseph (Hagerstown)
17630 Virginia Avenue | Hagerstown, MD 21740
October 4 | 11:15 AM

St. Joseph (Odenton)
1283 Odenton Road | Odenton, MD 21113
October 4 | 1:30 PM
Blessing animals and reptiles

St. Katharine Drexel (Frederick)
8428 Opossumtown Pike | Frederick, MD 21702
October 4 | 1:30 PM
Outside Parish Office Entrance

St Louis (Clarksville)
12500 Clarksville Pike | Clarksville, MD 21029
October 4 | 3:00 PM

St. Mark (Fallston)
2407 Laurel Brook Road | Fallston, MD 21047
October 4
In partnership with Holy communion Lutheran Church, Fallston Presbyterian, and Fallston United Methodist.

St. Mary (Hagerstown)
224 West Washington Street | Hagerstown, MD 21740
October 4 | 3:00 PM
In parking lot behind Church. All humans – and animals, of course – are most welcome!

St. Mary (Pylesville)
1021 Saint Mary's Road | Pylesville, MD 21132
October 3 | 10:00 AM
Front of church

Saint Mary Magdalen Mission
1716 Churchville Road | Bel Air, MD 21015
October 3 | 1:30 PM

St. Peter (Oakland)
208 S. 4th Street | Oakland, MD 21550
October 4 | 11:00 AM (after Religious Education)
Church parking lot

St. Peter (Hancock)
127 Church Street | Westernport, MD 21562
October 4 | 5:00 PM

St Philip Neri (Linthicum)
6405 South Orchard Road | Linthicum Heights MD 21090
October 4 | 12:30 PM

St. Pius X
6428 York Road | Baltimore, MD 21212
October 3 | 3:30 PM
Following Family & Friends Fun Day(noon-3:00) and the Flea Market (9:00-noon)

St. Rita
2907 Dunleer Road | Baltimore, MD 21222
October 4 | Immediately following 11:15 AM Mass
In Church courtyard

St. Timothy
8651 Biggs Ford Road | Walkersville, MD 21793
October 4th | 1:00 PM

St. Thomas More
6806 McClean Boulevard | Baltimore, MD 21234
October 4 | 12:15 PM
Lawn of the parish center

St. William of York
600 Cooks Lane | Baltimore, MD 21229
October 3 | 10:00 AM