Catechism: CCC 1213
Matter: Water – CCC 1278
Form: "I baptize you in the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit." CCC 1240
Celebrant: The Priest, Deacon or anybody CCC 1256


Catechism: CCC 1322
Matter: Bread & Wine CCC 1333
Form: "This is my body which will be given up for you. … This is the cup of my blood. …" CCC 1412
Celebrant: The Priest CCC 1411


Catechism: CCC 1285
Matter: Holy Chrism and Laying on of hands CCC 1288, 1294
Form: "Be sealed with the Gift of the Holy Spirit." CCC 1300
Celebrant: The Bishop CCC 1313

Penance and Reconciliation

Catechism: CCC 1422
Matter: Sins, Confession and Contrition CCC 1480
Form: Prayer of Absolution CCC 1449
Celebrant: The Priest CCC 1461

Anointing of the Sick

Catechism: CCC 1499
Matter: Anointing with Holy Oil and Laying on of Hands CCC 1513
Form: The prayer CCC 1519
Celebrant: The Priest CCC 1566


Catechism: CCC 1601
Matter: Exchange of consent CCC 1638
Form: The vows CCC 1626
Celebrant: The spouses CCC 1623

Holy Orders

Catechism: CCC 1536
Matter: Laying on of hands CCC 1538
Form: Consecratory prayer CCC 1573
Celebrant: The Bishop CCC 1576