"Baptism, which corresponds to this, now saves you, not as a removal of dirt from the body but as an appeal to God for a clear conscience, through the resurrection of Jesus Christ" - 1 Peter 3:21
Holy Baptism is the basis of the whole Christian life, the gateway to life in the Spirit (vitae spiritualis ianua), and the door which gives access to the other sacraments. Through Baptism we are freed from sin and reborn as sons of God; we become members of Christ, are incorporated into the Church and made sharers in her mission: "Baptism is the sacrament of regeneration through water in the word. (§1213, CCC)
Baptism is celebrated every 2nd Sunday (2:00PM Mass and Baptism Ceremony) and 4th Saturday (11:00AM Baptism Ceremony only) of the month. Please call the Parish office to set up an interview with Fr. Ed or Fr. Thomas. Please bring child’s birth certificate and baptismal certificate of the parent who is Catholic.
Baptismal forms can be filled out either in the parish office or through an online form. Baptismal Form. After filling out the forms, please call 403-273-2266 or email the parish office () to set an interview date. Accomplished forms will be collected by the priest during the interview.