BAPTISM

FOR THOSE DESIRING TO JOIN THE CHURCH AND RAISE CHILDREN IN THE FAITH
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WHAT IS BAPTISM?

Baptism symbolizes the love by which God reaches out to us, bringing us into the community of followers of Jesus Christ.

 

WHO CAN BE BAPTIZED?

The sacrament is offered, in worship, for anyone who desires to follow Jesus and become part of Christ’s family. We are an Open and Affirming church, baptizing children and adults, and all are welcome here.

 WHAT IS REQUIRED?

Simply call the church office at 773-348-3829 for a schedule of Baptism Sundays, and to learn about Membership Classes for adults.

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What’s in a name?

One of the special traditions at St. Pauls is for the pastors to carry a child down the center aisle of the sanctuary and introduce them to their new family of faith, paying particular attention to the origin and meaning of their names.