Sick Call Crucifix


#1

Is there anything wrong with setting up a sick call crucifix, lighting the candles and praying before it? or is it only to be used specifically for people that are sick? I thought I could put a picture of a friend before it and light the candles and say some prayers.


#2

I think it sounds like a wonderful idea…and I’ll add my prayers too.

:wave: Hi there friend.


#3

Doesn’t even have to be for people who are sick. The idea behind them is that they’re just easier for setting up the proper setting for prayer, typically needed in a hospital or for those who can’t leave their beds. No reason not to use it in other situations, though, and I think your idea sounds wonderful; it’s like having a portable chapel or shrine :thumbsup:

Peace and God bless!


#4

what is a sick call crucifix?


#5

Here is one example of a sick call crucifix:

inhisname.com/CrucifixPages/SickCall1.htm

Kelly


#6

A couple years ago I started a poll/thread about them, and someone made a brilliant observation that they’re almost useless these days because you can’t get a priest to make a house call…


#7

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