Latin Mass Baptism

“In case of necessity, any person can baptize provided that he have the intention of doing that which the Church does and provided that he pours water on the candidate’s head while saying: “I baptize you in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit."

- Catechism of the Catholic Church, no. 1284

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FAQs

Frequently asked questions about traditional baptisms

Glossary

Glossary of terms frequently used on this website

Rites of Baptism

Pontifical Rite of Baptism

The full text of the pontifical rite and some supporting documents

Rite of Baptism for Adults

The full text of the 1962 Rite of Baptism for Adults

Rite of Baptism for Children

The full text of the 1962 Rite of Baptism for Children

Planning

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Blessing of Expectant Mothers

The full text of the Blessing of Expectant Mothers

Catechesis

Resources about the Sacrament of Baptism

Churching of Women

The full text of the Blessing of Mothers After Childbirth

Commentaries

Traditional commentaries on Scriptural parts of the Rite of Baptism

Godparents and Sponsors

Resources for godparents and sponsors

Reception of Converts

The full profession of faith for the reception of converts

Rubrics

Resources on rubrics for the Rite of Baptism

The votive Mass of the Holy Angels

The readings for the Mass of the Holy Angels