Congratulations on your decision to have your child baptized. Every baptism must have the consent of the guardians of the child and at least one godparent to proceed. Further requirements include:
Infant Baptism, or more accurately, Baptism before the age of reason. (0-7 years of age)
Adolescent Baptism, baptism after the age of reason but before adulthood (8-17 years of age)
Adult Baptism (age 18+)
As stated in the Code of Canon Law, a godparent must:
The qualifications for a Christian Witness are:
Please contact Fr. Jerry to schedule your child's baptism and prebaptism course.
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