“Go therefore and and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirt”
— Matthew 28:19
Baptism is the first Sacrament of Initiation into the Catholic Faith. The sacrament was instituted when Jesus was baptized in the River Jordan by John the Baptist. With Baptism, Catholics begin their life long journey of growing closer to God who is all good and all loving. For a fuller understanding of what it means to be a Baptized Catholic please see “What We Believe”. The following are paths to the reception of Baptism for you or your child.
Infant Baptism (0-3 years old)
Young Child Baptism (3-6 years old)
Child Baptism (7- 15)