The exact details of the baptismal ceremony vary among Christian
denominations. Many follow a prepared ceremony, called a rite or ...
During a christening ceremony, parents and godparents bring a child before a ...
Christening is considered a holy sacrament within the Catholic Church, since ...
The christening ceremony, usually done to small children and babies, and most
common in Catholic and Episcopal churches, is more than simply infant baptism.
Jul 10, 2004 ... While some Christian ministers baptize babies, the following order of service is
for those who prefer what J. I. Packer describes as "dry baptism. ... Before the
actual ceremony, it is crucial that pastors counsel parents about the ...
Witnesses, Sponsors, God Parents are not necessary in the ceremony but they
are a ... The Christening of a child is an important rite of passage to those that ...
... a christening, alternatives such as a church blessing, naming ceremony or
simple 'naming ... Your child, family and any godparents go to the front of the
church and are asked to ... Naming ceremonies are secular (non-religious)
Naming ceromonies and Christening ceremonies are back in fashion with new ...
the promises are committing the child to be brought up in the Christian faith.".
Jul 3, 2013 ... My husband and I aren't very religious, but our families expect us to ... ask if they
will accommodate you with a private Baptism ceremony. ... To christen a child is a
promise to god to raise your child in that church and religion.
Dec 27, 2004 ... We are not religious either, and we did a "baby blessing" ceremony ... Hi there,
we had a Glistening - like a Christening but no religion involved!
A Welcoming Ceremony is a very special way of celebrating the birth of your child
and welcoming ... The Baptism is religious, while the Naming Ceremony is not.