Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Church
80 South 17th Avenue
The Sacrament of Anointing of the Sick at Our Lady of the Rosary Church
The sacrament of Anointing of the Sick is offered by appointment with one of our parish priests. For more information, please call the Parish office (610) 384-1415
The Sacrament of Anointing of the Sick in the Catholic Church
The sacrament of Anoiniting of the Sick has as its purpose the conferral of a special grace on the Christian experiencing the difficulties inherent in the condition of grave illness or old age. The proper time for receiving this holy anointing has certainly arrived when the believer begins to be in danger of death because of illness or old age. Each time a Christian falls seriously ill, he may receive the Anointing of the Sick, and also when, after he has received it, the illness worsens.