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Bible school barnyard

Fitting perfectly with the theme of “Barnyard Roundup” for its vacation Bible camp July 18-22, the Cathedral of St. Ignatius Loyola in Palm Beach Gardens hosted a petting zoo July 22, to finish out the week. 

Each day focused on a different Scripture verse and related recreation theme, such as Jesus as the Good Shepherd, with the 28 campers learning what it’s like to herd sheep using a fly swatter to move balloons through an obstacle course. 

Dee Aitken, director of religious education and youth ministry, said, “The whole purpose is to build community and build the church.”

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