Anointing of the Sick

 What is the Anointing of the Sick?

The sacrament of the anointing of the sick is a repeatable sacrament (along with holy communion and reconciliation), and along with reconciliation is considered a healing sacrament.

When should a person receive the sacrament of the anointing of the sick?

  • Before surgery or a serious medical procedure
  • During a long-term or terminal illness
  • Experiencing health issues related to old age

Please contact the parish office at 360-384-3651 to arrange for this sacrament.