2What is a Sacrament?A Sacrament is an outward sign established by Jesus to give inward grace. This grace is given through the Holy Spirit. There are seven Sacraments.
3The Seven Sacraments Baptism Eucharist Confirmation Sacraments of Initiation:BaptismEucharistConfirmationSacraments of HealingAnointing of the SickReconciliationSacraments of VocationMarriageHoly Orders
4Sacraments of Healing Sacrament of Reconciliation Anointing of the Sick
6Anointing of the SickWhere does Anointing of the Sick come from in the New Testament?Where did this Sacrament originate?
7Anointing of the Sick Scripture: Mark 6:13 “They drove out many demons and anointed many sick people with oil and healed them. “
8Anointing of the Sick Scripture: Epistle of James "Is any among you sick? Let him call for the elders of the church, and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord; and the prayer of faith will save the sick man, and the Lord will raise him up; and if he has committed sins, he will be forgiven".
9Anointing of the SickThis Sacrament may be received during times of sickness in your life (more than once).What is needed for this Sacrament?Holy WaterOilHost (Body of Christ)Reading from the Gospels
10Pyx (container for host) Oil for anointingReadings from the GospelsPyx (container for host)
11What actions are used in this Sacrament? Anointing of the SickWhat actions are used in this Sacrament?AnointingLaying on hands
12Anointing of the SickAnointing: the hands and forehead of the sick person are anointed with olive oil.Laying on of hands: the priest lays his hands over the head of the sick person and prays for them.
13Stole worn by the priest for this Sacrament. Anointing of the SickStole worn by the priest for this Sacrament.
14Anointing of the SickWhat are the benefits of this Sacrament? 1. It unites the sick person with the passion of Christ. 2. It brings spiritual/physical strength and peace, and courage to suffer the illness. 3. For the forgiveness of sins. 4. It is prayer for restoring good health. 5. It is preparation for passing to eternal life.
15Anointing of the SickWhen a person is dying, or in danger of dying, the priest administers the Last Rites (also called Viaticum):Sacrament of ReconciliationSacrament of the EucharistSacrament of Anointing of the Sick
17Sacrament of Reconciliation This Sacrament is also called the Sacrament of Penance.The Forgiving Father / The Prodigal Son shows what happens in the Sacrament of Reconciliation.
18Reconciliation SACRAMENT OF PENANCE Confession (telling our sins to a priest)Contrition(sorrow for sin)Satisfaction(receiving and accepting ways to make up for sin)THE FORGIVING FATHER"Father, I have sinned against heaven and before you.""I am no longer worthy to be called your son."The son's willingness to be treated like a hired hand -"filled with compassion""put his arms around him""kissed him"
19Other Reconciliation Stories in the N.T. The Story of ZacchaeusThe SowerThe Good Shepherd
21Penance makes things right. This might be to say a prayerORIt might be to make amends.For example if you disobeyed your mum or day, you might be asked to do something for them without being asked.
22Steps of Reconciliation 1 Examination of conscience (before going to Reconciliation)2 Greeting3 Sign of the Cross4 Scripture: Father may read from the Scriptures.5 Confession: Confess our sins.6 Penance: Priest will counsel us, then give us penance.7 Act of Contrition: Express sorrow.8 Absolution: Father forgives us in the name of God.9 Thank Father and go and ‘do’ your penance.
23Examination of Conscience - 1 Do we take time out to pray and worship God?Do we show respect for our parents and teachers by doing what we are asked to do and speaking respectfully?Do we speak about God and our church with respect and reverence?Do we respect others by treating them kindly?Do we speak and act honestly?Do we choose to be peacemakers rather than troublemakers?Do we share and respect our belongings and other people’s things?Do we give some of our money and time to the poor, the sick and the hungry?
24Examination of Conscience - 2 Have I failed to love and obey God?…. by deliberately using the name of God or Jesus withoutrespect.Have I failed to love my neighbour as myself?…..by not obeying my mum and dad, ….. my teachers.…..by losing my temper and being nasty.…..by fighting or swearing.…..by being selfish or unkind..…by picking on other children.….by stealing or breaking other peoples things deliberately.….by telling lies.