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Baptism

Parents should contact the Parish Office at the birth of the child to schedule an interview and to register for the required parents' baptismal preparation session.

2017 Baptismal Schedule


Preparation:
In the Church
7:00pm
February 20
April 3
May 15
June 19
July 17
August 21

Sacrament:
In the Church
3:00pm
Sundays
February 26
April 15 (Saturday Evening Easter Vigil) & 30
May 21
June 25
July 23
August 27

Requirements For Godparents:

Not a parent of this candidate

A registered member of a Roman Catholic Parish

At least 16 years of age

 Have received the Sacraments of Baptism, Eucharist and Confirmation in the Roman Catholic Church

If married, current marriage took place in the Roman Catholic Church or is recognized by the Roman Catholic Church

            Attend Mass on all Sundays and Holy Days of Obligation

            Observe the days of abstinence and fasting

            Confess to a priest at least once a year

Receive our Lord Jesus Christ in the Holy Eucharist at least once a year during the Easter Season

Contribute to the support of the Church

Strive to fulfill my own obligations of baptism and confirmation by living a life in harmony with the teachings of the Catholic Faith

A Certificate or Letter of Eligibility from the parish where the Godparent is registered and attends Mass is required.