Updated: 3/17/2020

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  • The Priest greets the parents and the child, He hears the name of the child.
  • The Priest then makes the sign of the cross on the babies forehead.
  • The Priest then offers readings and prayers for the child and his or her parents.
  • The Priest then anoints the child with holy oil.
  • The Priest will then bless the water.
  • The Priest will then ask the Childs parents to renounce sin.
  • The priest will then baptise the baby with the water he blessed before.
  • The Priest anoints the child with oil from his crown.
  • The Child must be dressed in a white Christening gown or other white garment.
  • A family member or godparent lights a candle that symbolises enlightenment
  • The Priest will then say the lords prayer.
  • And finally he will bless the child.