Begin Free Online Ordination

Baptism - Page 2

Proper Etiquette for a Guest at a Baptism

If you're attending a baptism for a family member or friend, it's important to observe proper etiquette. If you're unsure of what to do, check out this guide on how to conduct yourself at a baptism ceremony.

Category: Baptism

Baptism religious ceremony family children

How to Keep a Baby Calm During a Baptism

For many parents, getting their baby baptized is an important spiritual ceremony. But babies can become confused or upset during the ceremony. Check out these tips to minimize fussing and crying from the little one.

Category: Baptism

religion family children

How Christenings Have Changed Since You Were Christened

Christenings have changed over the years. People are less religious than in the past, christenings gowns are not as popular, and christenings are more casual than years past. Here are some other ways they've changed.

Category: Baptism

culture Baptism religious ceremony family

Celebrating Your Child’s Baptism

If you're getting your child baptized, you'll definitely want to celebrate with friends and family afterward. Consider these exciting post-baptism festivities to commemorate the memorable and exciting day. 

Category: Baptism Church

minister culture Baptism religious ceremony family

How to Get Baptized as an Adult

If you were never baptized and are now and an adult seeking to be baptized, you may think your ship has sailed. But don't worry, even as an adult you can still be baptized. Find out what that entails here.

Category: Baptism

Baptism religious ceremony self care family

What Does Baptism Mean? It Depends on Who You Ask

Followers of many religions all over the world find themselves trying to discern the greater significance behind their devotional practices. “Ritual for ritual’s sake” is often decried, regardless of wh ...

Category: Baptism Ceremonies

culture Baptism

What to Wear to Your Baptism

Getting baptized is a significant event in one's life. Whether this is something you have been planning on for a long time or something you have recently committed to, it's exciting and something that you will probably r ...

Category: Baptism Ceremonies

culture Baptism

What to Do After You Are Baptized

Baptism is an important part of the Christian faith. Jesus himself was baptized. It is a lifetime commitment to live your life as a Christian. If you have been baptized recently, then you probably already know this. You ...

Category: Baptism Ceremonies

Baptism religious ceremony

Common Questions About Baptism

If you are a Christian, getting baptized is an important step for your faith. While it isn't a requirement in most denominations, it is something that can signify your faith in God and your commitment to live your life f ...

Category: Baptism Ceremonies

Baptism religious ceremony future

Christian Denominations Differ on When to Baptize Followers

Over the last two millennia, several Christian denominations have developed their own liturgies and dogma surrounding the practice of baptism. While some suggest that it may have roots in Judaism, most followers look to ...

Category: Baptism

Baptism