Baptism Prep

Equipping Parents and Godparents for the Task of Raising Strong Catholic Children ™

  

An engaging, interactive way for parents and Godparents to prepare together for their infant child/Godchild's baptism and the life-long responsibility of passing on their Catholic faith.

  

  • Catholic, Simple, Effective.
  • Solid Catholic teaching of the faith from a reliable source.
  • A one of a kind opportunity for parents and godparents to grow together in their faith.
  • A convenient, low cost way for parents and godparents who already have children to prepare without having to find and book a babysitter.
  • Is available 24/7 online, worldwide.
  • Two speeds: Regular requiring at least ten (10) days, and Urgent Care, requiring a minimum of five (5) days.


Note: Instructors will not work on Weekends, holidays, and Holy Days of Obligation (January 1st, August 15th, November 1st, December 8th and December 25th).


Note: Parents and godparents preparing for the same child/children should complete only ONE registration together (profile will be shared).

However, if parents and godparents are unable to take the course at the same time, they should purchase the course separately with separate registrations using different email addresses.


Topics covered:

Part I: Genesis: Why We Need Baptism

  • Who is God?
  • Created in His image
  • The Break of Sin
  • Sin's consequences then and now
  • Hope for salvation

Part II: The Sacrament of Baptism (CCC):

  • What is a Sacrament?
  • Why it is important to receive it
  • What is Holy Baptism?
  • Salvation History
  • The Grace of Baptism and its effects

Part III: The Celebration of Baptism Today and Everyday:

  • The Rite of Baptism in detail and the meaning of its symbols
  • Faith and Baptism:
    - Strengthening the parents' faith: commitment to Mass and prayer
    - Godparents's role
    - How to nurture the child's faith at home
    - The litugical year with the Universal Church
    - Resources

     

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