Baptism

Infant Baptism Procedure and Requirements

The procedure and requirements to baptize at Santa Teresita Roman Catholic Church are as follows:

  • You must be registered in our parish and shown to be fully participating for 3 months. If you are not registered at Santa Teresita, you must provide a letter of good standing from the parish that you are currently registered.
  • A Baptismal Inquiry Application must be completed and turned in to our parish office. The parents and sponsors will have to attend a Baptismal Preparation class.
  • Godparents/sponsors must be fully initiated in the Roman Catholic Church and receiving Communion.
  • If you comply with these guidelines you may move forward to setting a date for your child’s baptism.

Below are pdf copies of our Baptismal policy and application for download:

Infant Baptism Policy – English

Poliza de Bautismo Infantil – Espanol

Infant Baptism Application

 

Baptism for 7yrs of age to Adult

Children 7yrs of age to Adults that are not baptized in the Christian Faith will have to enter the Order of Christian Initiation. Please refer to our Religious Education Program for more information.