Baptisms

We are very happy that you are planning to have your child baptized and look forward to welcoming your child into our faith community.

Our Baptisms are normally held the last Saturday of each month. With the exception of lent season , December or  unforeseen events.

                

To Schedule a Baptism 

Parents requesting the Sacrament of Baptism for their child must do the following requirements prior to child’s baptism:

1. Parents must come and meet with our Deacon.

2. Complete and return Baptism registration form 

3. Bring child’s birth certificate

4. Parents and Godparents must attend pre-baptismal class.

5. Bring copy of Godparents Sacrament certificate (s)

6. Donation is $45 for active members & $75 for non- registered or inactive

Godparents                                 

Godparent’s are an important part of the Sacrament of Baptism,                       it is their ministry to assist the parents in raising the child in the Catholic Faith. 

  • A Minimum of one, maximum of two godparents

  • Be at least 16 years of age.

  • Be a fully initiated, practicing member of the Catholic Church, having received the sacraments of Baptism, First Holy Communion and Confirmation. 

  • If married, marriage must be a sacramental marriage recognized by the Catholic Church. 

  • Attend pre-baptismal classes

Baptism Preparation Class

Parents and Godparents are required to attend a Baptism Preparation Class.

If you have taken a baptism preparation class within the last two years,         you do not need to repeat the class.

You can attend preparation class at any Catholic parish that offers Baptism preparation classes.  Please include a copy of your class certificate with your completed registration forms.

Baptism Classes

Our two hour class is held in

Spanish the first saturday of the month from 2-4PM

English the third thursday of the month  7-9PM

If interested in only attending preparation classes please call parish office to register at 619-477-4520 

Office hours for Deacon Braulio Gutierrez                   

Call parish office to make an appointment