Infant Baptism

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Infant Baptism

What happens in an Infant Baptism service?:

  • Baptisms usually take place as part of sunday Worship.
  • The priest welcomes the family of the church who is to be baptised and a thanksgiving prayer is said tfor the child.
  • The parents and the god parents are asked a series of questions in which they reply to.
  • The priest makes a sign of the cross on the childs head and invites the parents and the godparents to do the same.
  • Around the font, prayers are said and the congregation profess their faith.
  • The priest pours water over the childs head 3 times saying "i baptise you in the name of the father, son and holy spirit."
  • The priest addresses who is present to remind them that its their…


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