THE SACRAMENT OF BAPTISM
Baptism is the first of the three sacraments of initiation. When baptized, children are welcome into the Catholic faith.
BAPTISM OFFICE SERVICE HOURS
Monday to Wednesday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Thursday and Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday (Registration and Baptism Certificates only) from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Community Baptism ceremonies take place on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
The parents and godparents will have an assigned place. The family can sit in the adjacent benches.
Park strollers in the assigned place behind the temple.
In compliance with the State Law for the Protection of Minors, it is not allowed to take photographs or record video inside the church during the ceremony. For information about private baptisms ceremonies, please call (213) 629-3101.