Anointing of the Sick

Catechism of the Catholic Church

Apostolic Constitution on the Sacrament of Anointing the Sick Paul VI, 1972

Decree on Extreme Unction Council of Trent

Canons on Extreme Unction Council of Trent

The Sacrament of Anointing: Paradigmatic Shift in Understanding in a Postmodern World By Fr. Izunna Okonkwo in East Asian Pastoral Review, 2009

The Sacrament of Extreme Unction or Anointing of the Sick From Catholic Online

The Administration of the Sacramental Anointing of the Sick by Non-Ordained Ministers: A Historical Argument By Thomas M. Swiss in East Asian Pastoral Review, 2002

Anointing the Sick: A Parish Sacrament By Thomas Richstatter, O.F.M., Th.D. in Catholic Update, 1996

Extreme Unction: Sacrament of the Sick or of the Dying? By James M. Egan in Proceedings of the Catholic Theological Society of America, 1962

The Purpose of Anointing the Sick: A Reappraisal By Paul F. Palmer in Theological Studies, September 1958

St. Thomas Aquinas: The Summa Theologica on Extreme Unction -
  • Extreme Unction, as regards its essence and institution
  • The effect of this sacrament
  • The minister of this sacrament
  • On whom should this sacrament be conferred and on what part of the body?
  • The repetition of this sacrament

    Extreme Unction and Holy Orders Baltimore Catechism

    Unction Prayers From the Coptic Orthodox Church

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