Paragraph 1527

1527. The sacrament of Anointing 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.


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

287. Why is the Holy Eucharist the paschal banquet?

329. How does a priest carry out his proper ministry?

349. What is the attitude of the Church toward those people who are divorced and then remarried?

466. Why must human life be respected?

7. What are the first stages of God’s Revelation?

131. What is the saving meaning of the Resurrection?

476. Are the transplant and donation of organs allowed before and after death?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

How can wisdom protect us from evil, as revealed in Wisdom 7:28-29?

What is the seventy week prophecy in Daniel 9?

What is the story of the healing of the bleeding woman in Mark 5:25-34?

Moses’ Intercession: How does Moses’ intercession for his people teach us about prayer and God’s mercy? (Exodus 32-34)

The search for true love is a theme present in the Bible. What can we learn about this subject from the book of Songs?

What does the mutual admiration between loved ones mean in the book of Songs?

The Call and Commission of Moses: How did God call Moses to lead his people and what does this teach us about the Christian vocation? (Exodus 3-4)