Baptism - helping your child get the most from life » Booklets

This flexible short course is designed to inform, inspire and stir discussion amongst parents.

Each session lasts approximately 45 minutes (including short times of sharing) and can be, if necessary, incorporated into a single session.

The course includes input from David Payne (Director of CaFE), Archbishop Vincent Nichols and numerous parents and children.

Session 1

Wanting the best for your child
Naming your child
The signing of the cross
Celebration of God's Word
The intercessions
Prayer for exorcism and anointing

Session 2

Profession of faith
The baptism
Chrism and the white garment
The lighted candle
The Lord's Prayer
The blessings
After the baptism

Suitable for: Sacramental Preparation and Parenting.




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