The Sacrament of Baptism
is celebrated every Sunday after the 11:00 a.m.
parents of the child must be registered members
of Our Lady of Consolation Parish. They are also
asked to attend one session of a Baptism Class for Parents. The program is held on
the second Wednesday of the Month at 7:00 p.m.
There is no cost, however, pre-registration is
required with the parish office (769-1755). This
program may be taken at any time during the
pregnancy or after the birth.
sponsor certificate is required from the
Godparent's Parish. It is a document from the
pastor stating that the Godparent is a practicing
Catholic, that he/she has been Confirmed, and if
married, married in the Catholic Church. We ask
that this certificate be received by us at least
one week before the baptism.
1 Godparent is required for Baptism. If two are
chosen, they must be male and female. One must be
a Godparent with a sponsor certificate, the other
may be a Christian Witness (A Christian baptized
in another faith). A sponsor certificate is not
required for a Christian Witness.
times we are asked about honorary godparents. We
do allow honorary godparents and their names are
placed on the original baptismal certificate.
They, however, will not be placed in the
Baptismal Document Book. There is only space for
two Godparents or one Godparent and the Christian
further information, please call the parish
office at 769-1755.