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Baptisms at Saint Paul

Congratulations on the birth of your child! We're looking forward to getting to know our newest disciple!

Both Fr. Doug and Fr. Jeff are happy to baptize your child during one of our regularly scheduled Sunday Masses. This is an awesome way for you to know of this community's support as you raise your child in the Catholic faith.

Additionally, Baptisms are scheduled every Sunday after the noon Mass with our deacons.

Step One: Call us and schedule a date & Baptism Preparation Class

Contact the Church Office at (219) 464-4831 to schedule a baptism date.

 

Call the Religious Education Office at (219) 464-8502 to register for one of our Baptism Preparation Classes. Classes are be held Thursdays from 7 to 9  p.m. in the Saint Paul Church Social Hall or Newman Room.

Baptism Preparation Classes are set for: 

May 2, 2019
July 11, 2019
September 5, 2019
November 7, 2019

The following Spanish language baptism classes will be held on Sundays from 2 to 3 p.m. in the Saint Paul Church Newman Room:
June 16, 2019
August 18, 2019
October 20, 2019
December 15, 2019

Step Two: Choose Godparents who will help raise your little one in the faith

Here are some points to remember when selecting your godparents. Remember, at least one of them must be a practicing Catholic. 

Criteria for
Catholic Godparents
Sponsor form for
Catholic Godparents