Pastoral Care of the Sick

Preparing for surgery: Ask to receive the Sacrament of Anointing after a Sunday Holy Mass prior to the date of surgery. Father Harris will visit your home if needed.

Ministry to those who are hospitalized: You, a family member, or a trusted friend must let Father Harris know (410.922.3800, ext. 6 or Usually, the hospital will not call us due to privacy laws. 

Communion for persons who are ill or infirm: Call the Parish Office (410.922.3800, ext. 4). We will arrange for Father Harris or a Communion Minister to visit you.

Pastoral emergency: If someone needs to receive the Sacrament of the Anointing of the Sick, 

please call the Parish Office (410.922.3800, ext. 4)

or the Answering Service after hours (410.879.2831).


When Father Harris is on his day off (Wednesdays) or on vacation (announced in the Sunday Bulletin),

please contact a neighboring parish:

Sacred Heart Parish, Glyndon

Office 410.833.1696 or the Emergency Line 410.833.9124


Saint Alphonsus Rodriguez Parish, Woodstock

Office & Emergency Line 410.461.5267


Saint Joseph Parish, Eldersburg

Office 443.920.9100 or the Emergency Line 443-920-9191