Baptism

FORM-BAPTISM

Infant Baptisms are the third Sunday of each month or by appointment.baptism-baby

Prerequistes: Registered in the parish and attending regularly (tracked by offering envelopes) for at least three months before the baptism. Attending a baptismal seminar and interview with the pastor.

Pick up a Baptismal packet at the parish office for all the information regarding the Seminar and the requirements for Baptism.

Baptism for Children and Teenagers (CIC):  Children 7 to 14 years have a two year process of preparing for Baptism. We meet on Tuesdays 6:30 to 7:40 p.m. mid September to mid May.  Parents and household members gather with us once a month.  Parents and sponsors/godparents also have sessions (English and Spanish) on the Catholic Faith during the same time slot that their children/Teens are in session.

High School Youth, ages 14-18, gather on Mondays 7 to 8:30 p.m. and they also have a two year process.  The 16 to 18 year old group have a choice of being with High School group on Mondays or the Adult group on Thursdays.

Registration is on going and through the Religious Education Office 448-1213 ext 312.

All our catechists who share faith with children and youth  in the Christian Initiation of Children/Teens (CIC) process are Diocesan Certified.

Adults who seek Baptism and Initiation in the Catholic Faith gather on Thursdays 7 to 8:45 p.m. for the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) process and on Sundays for 10 a.m. Mass.  Please see the RCIA information under Adult Faith Formation (AFF) of this website for more information or contact Sr. Mary Potter at
596-3282