Earlier this month, Father José Geraldo Sobreira was leading mass at the Nossa Senhora das Dores parish when in walked a random dog.
The pup clearly had playtime on his mind.
Rather than shoo the furry new parishioner away, however, the priest did quite the opposite. Sobreira embraced the dog’s presence, carrying on the service with a smile — despite the adorable little distraction at his feet.
Here’s video of that sweet scene: