The Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults 17: Anointing the Sick by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

TRCIA - artwork 2he Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) is the process by which adults are formed and received into full communion with the Catholic Church.  We continue our publication of the full text of Fr Guy de Gaynesford’s RCIA course, written for this purpose for use in parishes.

This session examines at the first Sacrament of Healing Anointing the Sick   –  A look at how Jesus Christ is visibly and powerfully present in the Church as healer and physician of the soul

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Catechism of the Catholic Church Section 2 – 23 The Anointing of the Sick (1499-1532) by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

CCC Artwork for podcast Section 21499-1532.  Illness in human life.  The sick person before God. Christ the physician. Who administers this Sacrament? When is it administered? Can it be repeated?  Is it only for the dying? The effects of the Sacrament.
93 minutes


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