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November 15th, 2011

Baptism (why we baptize)


Why, exactly, do Catholics have the practice of baptizing infants?

What is the purpose of baptism and who can celebrate the sacrament of Baptism?

Do the godparents of our child need to be married to each other?

These are questions and more are answered in this edition of “Sacraments 101,” a web video series geared for those who’d like an introduction or refresher course on these important, tangible Catholic experiences of God.

Baptism is the beginning of the sacramental life of the Church. So, let’s begin…

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  • Adam Hovey

    I was 21 when I was Baptized, received my first Communion and Confirmation within the next few minutes (maybe seconds)

  • Matt

    rockin vid yo

  • ben

    this is great

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  • Energy and Calories

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  • marie seguna

    i greatly appreciate these short videos which are very helpful even as a teaching tool in class. Many thanks

  • Julie

    This is excellent! To the point – entertaining elements included – and can be appreciated by various ages. Thank you.

  • Isaac

    We never dry off from our baptism!

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