St. John Neumann Parish

Anointing of the Sick

St. John Neumann

The Anointing of the Sick is administered to bring spiritual and even physical strength during an illness.

The Sacrament of the Sick is a powerful Sacrament of healing with in the Church. It is given by a priest to those who are seriously ill, anointing them on the forehead and hands with blessed oil.

The Sacrament may be received by setting an appointment with the priest of the parish, or on the first Saturday of the Month at 9:00 AM Mass. In most hospitals there is Pastoral Care Department that can help you receive the Sacrament during your stay.

To make an appointment to receive this sacrament, call the Parish Office at 412-366-2020 ext. 10