Members of this group assist the priest or deacon at baptisms. Set up the altar for the baptism and warm the water. They light the baptismal candle and hand the priest the oils, and water used during the ceremony. There is training provided. Counting the set-up time the Baptism ceremony last for about hour. Up to five babies are allowed per ceremony. Baptisms occur on the fourth Sunday of the month. It’s an honor to be present.
Meeting Schedule: Members attend the Baptismal Preparation class every third Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. and then assist with the Baptism ceremony at 12:15 p.m. on the fourth Sunday of each month.
The leader is Jill Morazzini. You can contact her at the rectory at 508-881-1107 or Send a Message.