chrismation

Derivation

  • Greek: chrio, anoint

Article

The act of anointing persons, as in baptism, or things, as in the blessing of baptismal water.

MLA Citation

  • “chrismation”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 19 August 2010. Web. 21 April 2015. <http://catholicsaints.info/chrismation/>