Extreme Unction (Anointing of the Sick)

Rault Freres (Brittany) France

circa 1960

This sacrament, also known as the Last Rites, blesses the sick person with Holy Oil administered by a priest. The Lamp of Wisdom at the top expresses the hope that the dying person will find peace with God.

Extreme Unction (Anointing of the Sick)