Baptism

Baptism seals the Christian with the indelible spiritual mark … of his belonging to Christ. – The Catechism of the Catholic Church #1272

Image - baptismal fountainThe sacrament of Baptism for infants and children under the age of 7 is offered on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Sundays of each month at 1:45 p.m. A preparation class is required if you have not taken one within the past 5 years or taken a class at St. Anastasia. The class is offered on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. and may be completed prior to the birth of your child. Contact Holly Michelcavage at (248) 689-8380 or by E-Mail.

For baptisms of children in Grades 1 through 8, please call Maryann in the Religious Education Office at extension 111 or by E-Mail to make arrangements for the Children’s Catechumenate Program. This program will vary depending on the age and faith development of the child.

For baptisms of people grade 9 to Adult, refer to RCIA – Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults.