Code of Canon Law for Catechists: When & Where Baptism should be Celebrated

Authored by Fr. Arnold Rosney in Issue #35.2 of The Sower

n this article Fr. Rosney offers the canonical teaching on the time of and place of baptism as set out in canons 856-857. The time and place of celebration are important in order to highlight the importance of the sacrament as the first step of membership into God’s family.

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