Spiritual Services at St. Mary's
Sacrament of Reconciliation
The Sacrament of Reconciliation is available to Catholic patients upon
request. A Chaplain is available to assist with making referrals to the
Daily distribution of Holy Communion to Catholic patients is available. If
you desire to receive Holy Communion, indicate this to the volunteer when you
are contacted. A volunteer group, Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion,
assist Catholic Chaplains in administering Holy Communion. Communion is also
available to Protestant patients by contacting a Chaplain.
Anointing of the Sick
The use of blessed oil is symbolic of Jesus' healing and comforting power.
Catholic patients may receive the Sacrament of the Sick upon request. A Chaplain
can assist with contacting the appropriate priest. Protestant patients may
likewise request prayer with anointing of oil.