Spiritual Care

Providing spiritual care to our patients and their families


Prayer Request | Frequently Asked Questions

A hospital stay can be a frightening, anxious and sometimes lonely experience. We know that your spiritual care is also an important part of the healing process. Members of the Spiritual Care department at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital are available to you and your loved ones during your time in the hospital. Our chaplains are ordained ministers who understand the special needs of hospital patients, their families and hospital staff.

We offer:

  • Pre-surgical visits
  • Administer the sacraments, including Holy Communion and baptism
  • Preside over Mass, memorials and other special services
  • Crisis intervention and grief support
  • Assistance with Advanced Directives such as Living Wills and Health Care Power of Attorney documents.
  • Living Will downloadable in English or Spanish
  • Power of Attorney downloadable in English or Spanish
  • End-of-life and ethical issue counseling
  • Services relating to organ and tissue donations

Location and Hours:

Spiritual Care is located on main (second) floor of the hospital. Office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Contact Information:

618-234-2120, ext. 1091