The Sacrament of Anointing of the Sick
confers the particular healing gift of the
Holy Spirit: Through this grace, the whole
person is healed. He is strengthened to face the condition of infirmity or old age with
courage and peace of heart, to trust in the
will of the Lord, to resist the temptations of
the devil, and to overcome anxiety over
A Sacrament is a joyous proclamation of God's presence in our lives. He is actually present among us; we can see Him, hear Him, touch Him, and communicate with Him...in the Sacraments.