SACRAMENT OF BAPTISM - SACRAMENTO DEL BAUTISMO

Sacrament of Baptism defines according to Canon 849 as "the gateway to the sacraments and necessary for salvation by actual reception or at least by desire, is validly conferred only by a washing of true water with the proper form of words.  Through Baptism men and women are freed from sin, are reborn as children of God, and, configured to Christ by an indelible character, are incorporated into the Church."

All registered family of St. George have privilege to request for preparation and celebration of their child baptism.  If you have not register with our parish, please inquire by calling the office for more instruction.  Parents may begin the process by follow the procedure as follow:

  1. If already registered with the Parish please complete the ONLINE Baptismal Registration below.  if have not registered with the parish, please complete ONLINE Membership Registration in the New Comer on the main page.
  2. Baptismal formations with four sessions are offered during the following months: January, March, May, July, September, and November.
  3. Parents and godparents are required to attend the four sessions for completion.
  4. All registration of baptismal class and completing the request for celebration of baptism must be taken care in person at the parish office.

Sacramento del Bautismo define según el canon 849 como "la puerta de los sacramentos y necesario para la salvación cuya recepción de hecho o al menos por el deseo, está válidamente conferido únicamente por un lavado del agua ocurre con la forma correcta de las palabras. A través de los hombres y mujeres de bautismo están libres de pecado, renacen como hijos de Dios, y, configurados con Cristo por un carácter indeleble, se incorporan a la Iglesia ".

Toda la familia registrada de St. George tiene el privilegio de solicitud para la preparación y la celebración de su bautismo infantil. Si aún no lo registra en nuestra parroquia, por favor preguntar llamando a la oficina para obtener más instrucciones. Los padres pueden empezar el proceso siga el procedimiento de la siguiente manera:

  1. Si ya está registrado con la Parroquia por favor complete el registro en línea de bautismo a continuación. si no se han registrado en la parroquia, por favor completar el registro de membresía en línea en el recién llegado en la página principal.
  2. formaciones de bautismo con cuatro sesiones se ofrecen durante los siguientes meses: enero, marzo, mayo, julio, septiembre y noviembre.
  3. Los padres y padrinos para asistir a las cuatro sesiones para su finalización.
  4. Todo registro de la clase de bautismo y completar la solicitud de celebración del bautismo debe ser atendido en persona en la oficina de la parroquia.

 

Baptismal Registration Form

 

 

First Communion

Preparation for First Reconciliation and First Eucharist begins in the first and second grade in Religious Education program.  Children are prepared to understand what the sacrament of love is about.  As part of the preparation, the child and his/her parent is required to attend a sacramental workshop for each sacrament in advance before the celebration.  Manual of Faith Formation is available at the parish office.

 

 

Confirmation

Preparation for Confirmation is a two-year process during the High School years.  Completion of of all requirements of Life Teen Ministry (retreats, service hours, attending Sun Mass and Life 101) and demonstrate basic knowledge of faith will allow candidates to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation.  Manual of Faith Formation is available at the parish office.

 

 

Marriage

Sacramental marriage is required of all Catholics.  Please contact the Office at least 1 year prior to the planned date.  The reason for this period of time is to allow the mature couple to have plenty of preparation (at least 90 days).  Primary Marriage Preparation (PMP) effort includes a Pre-Cana, Cana II, Engaged Encounter or a parish sponsor couple program, etc...  There will also be a 60-90 day period for pastoral interview and followup, in addition to the PMP.

 

 

Anointing

The Sacrament of the Anointing is applicable for any baptized catholic with serious health condition by sickness or aging.  The person can be patient in the hospital, hospice or at home.  This includes children.  Postponing anointing is not advisable as it leads to the wrong impression that the sacrament is for the dying.

Please contact the office if you or your loved one needs anointing.

 

Diocesan Sacramental Guidelines (link)

Diocesan Guidelines for All Sacraments (PDF)

Todos los sacramentos (PDF)