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020.2.4 Canon The Greater Services
In common with all Chaplaincies possessing Apostolic Succession, the Unitarian Baptist Chaplaincy
or Fellowship, holds the Greater Spiritual Services to be five in number, namely: Baptism, the Holy
Eucharist, Marriage, Holy Orders and Holy Anointing. The essential elements necessary for the
validity of each Services are enumerated in Canons 020.24 through 020.27.
The Sacraments delivery
In Christian chaplaincy or Fellowship, a clergy-person is someone who is authorized by EMMI to
perform functions such as teaching of beliefs; leading services such as weddings, baptisms or
funerals; or otherwise providing spiritual guidance to the community.
of the clergy, a lay minister can perform as well excepted for the Eucharist.
In Canon 020.2.4.4 with the exception of the sacrament of Holy Orders, clergy may not deny the
spiritual Services to those who ask for them, provided that the reasonable discretion of the minister
shall apply with regard to the choice of the time and appropriate place for their administration and
according to the faith.
There are two rites of anointing which comprise in this: Last Anointing at the time of death and
Anointing for Healing.
Fellowship. In the case of the Oil of the Sick, a minister may bless oil when necessary, but shall
do so during the same service in which the oil is to be administered.
Ministers and bishops.