The Sacrament of Baptism
The Sacrament of Baptism, the first of the three sacraments of initiation, is also the first of the seven sacraments in the Roman Catholic Church. It removes the guilt and effects of Original Sin and incorporates the baptized into the Church, the Mystical Body of Christ on earth.
REQUIREMENTS FOR BAPTISM
a) For first time parents, they must attend a Baptism Class (one time session only, held the last Saturday of each month). Call the parish office 561-585-5970 to register or for more information.
b) If you are not registered in the parish, a Letter of Permission from your home parish is required.
c) At least one of the Godparents has to be a practicing catholic and confirmed. They must receive a Sponsor Certificate from their parish.
d) Baptisms take place on the first Saturday of each month after the 4:00 PM Vigil Mass.
e) There is a $100 donation to the church.
f) Call or visit the parish office to schedule.