In response to Jesus' loving plea to spend time with him, Holy Cross Parish offers the faithful an opportunity to worship.

Baptisms (Infants)

Infant baptisms are a welcoming celebration of our littlest ones into the Catholic Church, with the support of our parish community.

Baptisms are celebrated as a group during the 3rd Sunday of the specified month (see below).

Celebration of the Sacrament of Baptism: This will take place on every 3rd Sunday of the specified month during the 12:00 p.m. noon Mass as follows: November 17, 2019; February 16, 2020; April 19, 2020 & June 21, 2020.

Baptismal Preparation Session: This will take place in the Holy Cross Parish boardroom with Sister Bibiana Ikwun at 10:00 a.m. on the specified days: October 26, 2019; January 25, 2020; March 21, 2020 & May 23, 2020.

Requirements:

  1. Families (including Godparents) are required to complete a Baptismal Preparation Session. Families who take our course must be registered parishioners.  Families from other parishes must have their preparation course done at their home parish.
  2. Families need to approach the parish at least 3 months prior to the baptismal date.  Our Baptismal Preparation is a 3-step process which is completed in a two month period. More details can be given when you contact the Parish Office to book the date of the baptism.
  3. At least one Godparent is a baptized, practicing Catholic.

Please call the Parish Office at 204-233-7367 to book the date or if you have any questions we can answer for you.