Baptism Articles

Many religions include rituals that are performed after the birth of a child. In most cases, these celebrations take the form of naming and dedication ceremonies. Most in the United States are familiar with the concept o ...

Category: Baptism, Ceremonies

The baptism of a child can be a big deal for many families. If you have someone close to you who is planning a baptism in the near future, you might want to start thinking about what you’re going to get for the lit ...

Category: Baptism, Ceremonies

Getting baptized is a big decision. It often signifies a very important event in one's religious life. Some religions baptize people when they are babies, while others wait on the person to decide to be baptized on his o ...

Category: Get Ordained, Baptism

Being baptized is something most people in the religious community take very seriously. It is a commitment to live one's life for Christ. Sometimes, people are baptized as babies or small children before they can truly m ...

Category: Get Ordained, Baptism

Your child's baptism is an event that signifies a lot. While baptisms are common in all denominations in Christianity, infant baptism is typically seen in the Catholic faith. Most Catholics believe that being baptized is ...

Category: Get Ordained, Baptism

Getting baptized is not a decision that should be taken lightly. Making a religious decision on baptism is important, and it is a choice that shouldn't be taken lightly. Perhaps you were baptized as a child but feel b ...

Category: Get Ordained, Baptism

You're at church, and your 8-year-old child overhears the preacher talking about the baptism of other people. You watch a video as a congregation showing a reenactment of Jesus getting baptized, and your child thinks i ...

Category: Get Ordained, Baptism

When you have made the decision to become a Christian, then you may decide that baptism is right for you. Many people have their babies baptized within the first few weeks or months of life, but there are many who view ...

Category: Get Ordained, Baptism

Being dedicated or baptized at birth or even at a later time in life is a common practice in religion. The practice dates back to Biblical times; even Jesus was baptized. Generally, a dedication is when parents dedicat ...

Category: Get Ordained, Baptism

The Greek root of the word baptism means to identify with or to be made one with. Since human history has been recorded, variations of the ritual have existed for many different cultures in many different forms. The ...

Category: Get Ordained, Baptism