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Animals blessed in honor of St. Francis

Reverend John De La Riva sprinkles holy water on pets during a slight rain shower. De La Riva called the animals up by their size to bless them.

Mary Perez and Kira Daley

October 4, 2016

Animals of all shapes and sizes came together this morning in front of the Flood Mansion to be blessed in celebration of the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals. “I thought today’s ceremony was lovely,” Deacon Eddy Gutierrez said. “What I liked best about it was we’re here ...

Schools gather at cathedral for Mass of the Holy Spirit

Faculty and high school students line up for communion. Blessings were also offered to students who did not wish to receive communion.

Lisabelle Panossian, Web Editor

September 30, 2015

All four Schools of the Sacred Heart gathered under Cathedral of St. Mary of the Assumption’s roof to celebrate the new school year with the Mass of the Holy Spirit and a blessing. “I think having this four-school makes the event a better experience,” Stuart Hall High School junior Max Depat...

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