Animal Blessing Worship Service

September 24, 2023

Prelude: “Can’t Help but Wonder Where I’m Bound” – Erich Sylvester, Guitar

Greetings & Announcements

Hymn:Servant Song”

Scripture Readings: Genesis 1:20-25, Genesis 2:18-20, Secrets of Heaven #1823 (Swedenborg)

Pastoral Reflection – Rev. Junchol Lee

Duet: “Be Not Afraid”, Bob Dufford, S.J. – Erich Sylvester & Heather Garland

Blessing of the Animals

A Reading: “Blessing for All” by L. Annie Foerster (adapted)

Closing Hymn: “Hymn for the Blessing of Animals”