These are the hands that will hold you when fear or grief fills your mind.
Any oil may be used, but olive oil is customary. Now we are going to bless your hands in recognition of the holiness of what you do everyday. Some healthcare organizations may prefer to have their ceremony in the chapel or have a combination of both methods. Special scented oils can also be obtained through Christian supply stores or online. Nursing Management May 2010, Volume: We come to this service of blessing and invite God to be with us.
And lastly, these are the hands that even when wrinkled and aged, will still be reaching for yours, still giving you the same unspoken tenderness with just a touch.
We avoid busy times in the units, such as shift change.
The BOH ceremony consists of pouring warm water gently scented with essential oil over hands as a symbol to refresh and renew the spirit. Receive our newest vows in your mailbox: When we reach our hands out to provide care, to do our work as part of the care of others, we are saying to others, You are important to us, and you are cared for by the efforts of many who value you and your needs.
Almighty, loving Lord, bless and hallow this oil which you have ordained for anointing your servants and for healing the sick, so that, when they are made well, they may give thanks to you, the living and true God. May 2010, Volume: Rebecca Djuric 2017-12-17. Talone, RSM, Ph.
Blessing of Hands from Mary Salois. Each year, staff feedback is reviewed and the system is tweaked for improvement. The carts are covered with a tablecloth and contain the following supplies for the event: Add a Comment.