The Anointing of the Sick (formerly known as last rites or extreme unction) is a sacrament dedicated to the healing of body, mind and/or spirit and is available to anyone feeling in need of this type of healing. From someone who is elderly or infirm, facing surgery or suffering from a life-threatening illness, to those in mental or spiritual distress, this sacrament provides a soothing and powerful reminder of God’s grace and presence in our lives. Anyone wishing to be anointed may be in touch with the parish office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202-362-3323.
visiting the sick or home-bound
Please don’t hesitate to call us if you would like a priest to visit either you or someone who is ill. Contact the parish office at email@example.com or 202-362-3323.