Tag Archives: Oleum Infirmorum

Illness, Sick Call Sets, Anointing and You

I recently went to a family home to anoint a fellow who is seriously ailing. They participate regularly in the Extraordinary Form at the parish where I help out and so I took my old Roman Ritual (the rite is … Continue reading

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QUAERITUR: renaming the sacred oils in the Latin Church

From a priest reader: When we brought home the oils from last night’s Chrism Mass, they were labeled SC, OS and OC.  Inquiries from the confused like me have yielded the answer that OC is Oil of the Catechumens and … Continue reading

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