THE SACRAMENT OF THE SICK (also known as the Sacrament of Anointing the Sick) is celebrated at the time of sickness, mental stress, prior to surgery and/or hospitalization. The sacrament may be celebrated periodically during an extended illness.
The Sacrament is celebrated with family, friends, and/or parishioners present; or with the parish community at Daily Mass or when necessary during Sunday Mass. The sacrament may also be celebrated following Mass on Sunday.
CONTACT THE PARISH OFFICE TO MAKE ARRANGEMENTS.
Always call the parish office prior to hospitalization or surgery so that the Sacrament of the Annointing of the Sick may be celebrated.
If a hospital or care center visit is desired, please call the parish office (721-2405).
Sacrament of the Sick-THE MYSTERY OF ILLNESS
Annointing the Sick-Celebrating the Sacrament
Prayer of Blessing over the OIL FOR THE SICK at the Chrism Mass