Baptism

By Haylee Serres

What is baptism?

Baptism is the religious rite of sprinkling water onto a person's forehead or of immersion in water, symbolizing purification or regeneration and admission to the Christian Church. In many denominations, baptism is performed on young children and is accompanied by name-giving.

How is Baptism helpful for Christians?

Baptism is helpful for Christians by allowing them to get closer to God and to start with a clean plate.(That means starting with no sins, but only at Baptism.)

Below is a video of a baby in the process of being baptized.

Ty's Baptism

Things that are involved with Baptism

Baptism is a very important sacrament. It allows you to become part of the Christian Faith.

What is a sacrament?

A sacrament is a religious ceremony or act of the Christian Church that is regarded as an outward and visible sign of inward and spiritual divine grace, in particular.