2013-10-11 / Front Page

Blessed event

Blessing brings out animal lovers


Top, Pastor Ruth Morrison offers a carrot to Sugar the goat, while her owner, Jim Tammaro of Cape Elizabeth, looks on during Sunday's Blessing of the Animals at the Cape Elizabeth United Methodist Church's Chapel In The Woods. Right, Cape Elizabeth resident Colin Brady shows off his goldfish, Big Daddy, as he arrives for Blessing of the Animals. The custom is conducted in remembrance of St. Francis of Assisi’s love for all creatures. (Kevin A. Byron photos) Top, Pastor Ruth Morrison offers a carrot to Sugar the goat, while her owner, Jim Tammaro of Cape Elizabeth, looks on during Sunday's Blessing of the Animals at the Cape Elizabeth United Methodist Church's Chapel In The Woods. Right, Cape Elizabeth resident Colin Brady shows off his goldfish, Big Daddy, as he arrives for Blessing of the Animals. The custom is conducted in remembrance of St. Francis of Assisi’s love for all creatures. (Kevin A. Byron photos)

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