Search Result
Catechism of the Catholic Church

1597 The sacrament of Holy Orders is conferred by the laying on of hands followed by a solemn prayer of consecration asking God to grant the ordinand the graces of the Holy Spirit required for his ministry. Ordination imprints an indelible sacramental character.

» Enter the Catechism at this paragraph
» Table of Contents
» Index
» St. Charles Borromeo Home