By SharperIron Sep 28 2011 Animal RightsChurch GimmicksChurch to bless pets, alive or dead 1898 reads There are 2 Comments Lutheran church does it too Brenda T - Wed, 09/28/2011 - 3:41pm This church has been blessing pets for 7 years now. http://abcnewspapers.com/2010/10/01/animals-center-stage-at-church-bless... Reducing human uniqueness . . . . . RPittman - Wed, 09/28/2011 - 11:51pm It rather trivializes the worth of human life, especially the spirit, when animals are accorded the same value by religious symbolism. Of course, this may be sensible and coherent for evolutionists, even the theistic variety.