All God’s Creatures Got A Place In the Choir was composed by Bill Staines, an American folk musician and singer-songwriter from New England, This song has been recorded by many others apart from Makem and Clancy, but this is my favourite version.
This year the Animal Blessing got some really excellent coverage from the good folks at Peninsula News Review.
First they published an article that introduced the event. See.
Then on the Sunday of the Animal Blessing another article had some nice photos and a video. See
Scroll down the article and you’ll find a few nice photos just below the video.
Here’s that same video.
And finally there was another video on their Facebook page.