Sacrament preparation class for the parents and Godparents before baptism, is a required part of the process. The class may be attended before or after the birth of the baby.
Baptism classes are offered on the first Saturday of every month.
Cost is $30 per married couple.
Birth certificates and proof of sacraments (for parents and godparents) must be presented to the office before scheduling a baptism.
Baptism will normally take place during the Sunday liturgy to fulfill the liturgical requirement of community being present to witness the new life given to their brother/sister in Jesus Christ.
Baptisms also are scheduled for 10 a.m. (English) or 11 a.m. (Spanish) on the 4th Saturday.
(This is the rite only; no Mass/Communion).
There are no Baptisms peformed during Lent.
Parents (registered, active members of St. Joseph) may click on the links below for detailed document on requirements or call the parish for additional information.
Click here for a complete list of requirments for parents and godparents (English)