Baptism and Baptismal Preparation


Parents are invited to attend Baptism Preparation either before or after the birth of their baby.

Baptism Preparation will take place in the R.E. Centre, Dorset Road at 12.15 pm on the dates below and will last for approximately 45 minutes.

Baptisms always take place on Sunday, after the 11.00am Mass, starting at 12.30pm, on Sundays defined below.

At the 11.00am Mass on the Sunday before the Baptism, Canon David will Anoint the baby in preparation for the Baptism.

The current schedule is shown below.

Please book in with Canon David at 01753 865 163

or by email

Dates for Baptism Preparation

Sunday 7 January for January and February Baptisms

Sunday 8 April – for April and May Baptisms

 Sunday 27 May – for June and July Baptisms

Sundays for Anointing and Baptisms

Sunday 14th January—Anointing

Sunday 21st January—Baptism

Sunday 4th February-Anointing

Sunday 11th February-Baptism

 Sunday 15th April-Anointing

Sunday 22nd April- Baptism

Sunday 6th May-Anointing

Sunday 13th May-Baptism

Sunday 3rd June-Anointing

Sunday 10th June-Baptism

 Sunday 1st July-Anointing

Sunday 8th July-Baptism

Sunday 22 July-Anointing

Sunday 29 July-Baptism