Baptism Checklist

ST. THERESA CATHOLIC CHURCH

SACRAMENT OF BAPTISM – CHECKLIST

What is required to get your child baptized?

There are some paperwork requirements that must be met prior to scheduling a baptism.

From Parents, we need the following:

__ A copy of the certificate/letter stating that you have completed the Baptismal Preparation Class at St. Theresa or other Catholic parish.

__ If parent(s) not registered active member(s) of St. Theresa Catholic Church-a Letter of Good Standing from current Catholic parish.

__ If the parent(s) not registered active member(s) of any parish:

        *The parent(s) must register and be active member(s) of our parish for a minimum of three (3) months before seeking the Sacrament of Baptism.

__  A copy of the Child’s (or Children’s if more than one) birth certificate.

__  Parent must contact the parish office at (770)489-7115 to schedule a date for the Sacrament of Baptism for their child.

From God Parent(s) we need:

__  A copy of the certificate/letter stating you have completed the Baptismal Preparation Class at St. Theresa or other Catholic parish.

__  A copy of your Marriage certificate if you are married.

__  If the godparent is not a registered active member of St. Theresa Catholic Church-a Letter of Good Standing from current Catholic parish.