Baptism

Baptism is the sacrament by which we are washed of original sin, enter into Christ's Church, and become Children of God.  At St Joseph we want your baptism to be both a beautiful moment, as well as the beginning of a fruitful journey with Jesus Christ.

Baptism for Infants, Children under 7

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Baptisms for those under the age of 7 are offered the 1st, 3rd, 4th and 5th Saturday of the month at 11:30am and the 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month at 1:30pm. We also offer baptisms in Spanish on the 4th Sunday of the month at 1:30pm.  

Baptism preparation is required for parents. Please call the Parish Office at 972-231-2951 for information or click below to request a baptism.

Baptism for Adults, Children Age 7 or Older

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Adults and children 7 years old or older receive Baptism and the other Sacraments of Initiation at the Easter Vigil, after preparing through our Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (R.C.I.A) program.

The first step in preparing for Baptism is a face to face meeting with our Adult Faith Formation Director, Ken Steponaitis is required.  You may also request a meeting simply to learn more.