Paragraph 1531

1531. The celebration of the Anointing of the Sick consists essentially in the anointing of the forehead and hands of the sick person (in the Roman Rite) or of other parts of the body (in the Eastern rite), the anointing being accompanied by the liturgical prayer of the celebrant asking for the special grace of this sacrament.

Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

261. Is Baptism necessary for salvation?

4. Is the light of reason alone sufficient to know the mystery of God?

330. What is the effect of the ordination to the diaconate?

564. How are the saints guides for prayer?

115. What was the attitude of Jesus toward the temple in Jerusalem?

381. What is justice?

477. What practices are contrary to respect for the bodily integrity of the human person?

Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What does Wisdom 8:7 teach us about wisdom as a source of virtue and honor?

Christ’s Return: What Do We Know and What Do We Hope (2 Thessalonians 2:1-12)?

Manna in the Wilderness: How did God provide manna for his people in the desert and what does this teach us about providing it? (Exodus 16)

What does the Bible say about idolatry and what is its impact on the lives of God’s people, according to Hosea 4:12-13?

What is Jeremiah’s message about God’s unconditional love?

How to be generous and share with those in need?

What is the significance of Christ being the Head of Creation, as mentioned in Colossians 1:15-17?