What is a baptism candle?


A Baptismal Candle is a candle that is lit during a baptism. Altar candles express devotion and the lighting of the Baptismal candle from the Christ candle is part of Christian initiation.
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Baptism is a sacrament that is to do with rebirth; the child or adult makes certain promises - (or in the case of an infant, the godparents make promises on the child's behalf) -
1. Stick gold or silver letter stickers on each candle and spell out the name of the person who will receive Baptism. If the name is extremely long, you can just use the first, middle
Baptism means you have put your faith in Christ and have accepted him as your Savior. Baptism is immersing in water usually done by your minisiter.
Baptism candles are tall and white. Some have crosses or pictures on them, some
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A baptism candle is a white candle usually lit and given to a newly baptized Christian or to a newly born baby to symbolize renewal of the soul from sin. The candle is lit by the clergy to represent rebirth of Christ and given to the baptized person or to the parents or guardian of a newborn in order to mark the beginning of a new life in Christ. The candle is usually decorated with such symbols as a cross to mark the end of sin.
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