Tag: Last Rites

Priests are on front lines of COVID-19 as they minister to the sick, dying

Priests are on front lines of COVID-19 as they minister to the sick, dying

| Rick Snizek | June 24, 2020 | 0 Comments

Arriving in the early evening at Fatima Hospital, Father Richard Narciso — his anxiety level already raised due to the circumstances — listened intently as Gloria, the nurse assigned to guide him, detailed the procedures he would need to follow to mitigate his risk of falling prey to COVID-19, the same illness afflicting the patient he had arrived to anoint.

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Beyond ‘last rites’: sharing the gift of the anointing of the sick

Beyond ‘last rites’: sharing the gift of the anointing of the sick

| Jonathan Liedl | June 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

When Father Joseph Johnson speaks about the sacrament of the anointing of the sick with an elderly or ill parishioner, he sometimes has to get creative.

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Fasting during Lent; status of last rites

Fasting during Lent; status of last rites

| Father Kenneth Doyle | March 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

On the two obligatory days of fasting, I do fast, but I sometimes wait until just after midnight and then satisfy my hunger with an amount of food not in keeping with the notion of fasting.

When we asked about the last rites, he told us that they don’t do the last rites anymore. Did I miss something, or am I misinformed?

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Letters – December 3, 2015

Letters – December 3, 2015

| December 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Offensive art
Don’t forget sacrament

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Remembering President Kennedy 50 Years later – Vincentian pastor administered last rites after president’s assassination

Remembering President Kennedy 50 Years later – Vincentian pastor administered last rites after president’s assassination

| Jay Nies | November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

The late Vincentian Father Oscar Huber, a native of Perryville, Mo., in the St. Louis Archdiocese, was a hard-working, dedicated pastor who made many friends throughout his years of faithful ministry.

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