July 29, 2012 - 6:53pm
by Eve Lee
Animal-loving saint remembered in pet appreciation ceremonies
It is said that around the year 1200, Francis, the scion of a wealthy Italian family, gave it all up to live a life of austerity, and that when he spoke of God, even the birds stopped to listen. In the spirit of St. Francis of Assisi, three Highlands communities will offer free pet blessings this...