About Anointing of the Sick

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Anointing of the Sick is the sacrament that is administered to bring spiritual and even physical strength during an illness, and is often received when death may be imminent. The effects of the sacrament include a special grace of healing and comfort to the Christian suffering the infirmities and the forgiveness of the person's sins.

Request an Anointing

After Mass or At Home

To receive the Anointing of the Sick after any Mass or at home, please contact the parish office at 509-662-4569 to alert the priests of your desire to receive this beautiful sacrament.

At the Hospital

In most cases, ask your nurse to page the Chaplain. Central Washington Hospital has a chaplain assigned to the hospital who will then notify our priests.

Privacy laws prohibit hospitals from releasing information to clergy about hospitalized church members without specific consent and request of a patient or their immediate family.