See also Anoint; Hands, Laying on of; Heal, Healings; Oil; Priesthood
A blessing given to the sick by men who hold the Melchizedek Priesthood, involving the use of consecrated oil.
Lay thy hand upon her, Matt. 9:18.
Jesus laid his hands upon a few sick folk and healed them, Mark 6:5.
Christ’s Apostles anointed with oil many that were sick and healed them, Mark 6:13.
The elders are to anoint and heal the sick, James 5:14–15.
Ye shall not heal the sick except it be required of you by them who desire, D&C 24:13–14.
Elders shall lay their hands upon the sick, D&C 42:44.
Lay your hands upon the sick, and they shall recover, D&C 66:9.