St. Kateri Tekakwitha  Catholic Community

BAPTISM
 
We are glad to help you in the baptism of your child. We thank you for making this important decision to raise your child in the Catholic faith.


DOCUMENTS TO PREPARE 


Here are the documents that you need to prepare and submit to the Parish Office.

 1) Baptism Register Form  ( Can be obtained from Beaumont/Banning/St. Mary's offices ) 
 2) A copy of your child's Birth Certificate


 
BAPTISMAL PREPARATION CLASSES


All Baptismal Preparation classes both in English and Spanish are done in the Ministry center in Banning Site.

English Preparation Class is conducted every first Friday of the month from 6:30-8:30 pm.

Spanish Preparation Class is conducted every first Saturday of the month from 3:00 pm- 6:00 pm


BAPTISM CELEBRATION


Baptism celebrations are done every Third Saturday of the month.

9:00  A.M. in English

10:30  A.M. in Spanish.


GOD PARENTS


Godparents serve as the second parents of the child in teaching the Catholic faith. They must be good role-models who can give witness to the Child on how to live their Catholic faith. If the Godparents to be are married, they must be living the Sacrament of Matrimony. If the person is single, he/she must be at least 16 years old and have received the Sacrament of Confirmation.