Blessing of pets by San Antonio Abad

The next Sunday 20 January After the Mass 12h, (about the 12:30h) and on the occasion of the feast of San Antonio Abad, will take place Blessing of animals household.
The Feast of San Antonio Abad celebration is Thursday 17 January. In Valencia it is popularly known for Sant Antoni del Porquet, in its iconography the saint is accompanied by a pig. He is the patron of domestic animals.
See you on Sunday with your pets!

San Antonio pig

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