BAPTISM

 

Baptism is the first of the seven sacraments in the

Catholic Church.  Through Baptism we are freed from sin and reborn as sons and daughters of God.  

Whether we are baptized as infants or adults, Baptism is the first step in a lifelong journey of commitment to God.

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Baptisms are celebrated twice a month, on the 4th Saturday of the month after the 5PM Vigil Mass (English) and the 4th Sunday of the month after 12 NOON Mass (Spanish). 

  • Parents must be registered parishioners for at least 3 months prior to the date of baptism.

  • Registration must be done in person at the Parish Office Monday-Friday 8:30am to 12:00pm or 1:00pm to 5:00pm.

  • Birth Certificate for the child or person receiving the Baptismal Sacrament is required at registration.

  • God Parents must be Catholic and married by the Church; a Catholic Marriage Certificate will be required, OR a Confirmation Certificate must be presented if the God Parents are single.

  • Parents and Sponsors must attend a mandatory Baptismal Class given the 4th week of the month on Monday (Spanish) and Wednesday (English)

  • There is a $20 fee due at registration for the Mass. A private Mass may be possible and has $150 fee.  Please contact the Parish Office for additional questions and concerns at (210) 655-5070.