|Anyone planning to baptize a child or to
The fee for the class is $10.00.Regular
Special baptisms may also be arranged.
831-207-0962 for more information.
|resurrection of Jesus. it is reasonable to
delay the baptism of a healthy infant until
Easter to highlight that connection.
The baptisms of adult converts are almost
always done at the Easter Vigil ceremony.
The Catechism of the Catholic Church says
that infants should be baptized "shortly
after birth" and “parents are obliged to take
care that infants are baptized in the first few
weeks" after birth.
|Godparents cannot have taken public
positions in opposition to Catholic faith
If a sponsor is married, their marriage
must be recognized by the Church.
sponsor needs to provide good example
of living that life.
A person who is not Catholic, or who is
not living in a way consistent with the
faith, obviously cannot provide the
example that is part of the task of being
A Christian witness is allowed and can
takes part in the ceremony but is not a
godparent. Someone who does not live
a virtuous Christian life can never be a