Christ Church with St. Mary’s, Frome
What is ‘Baptism’?
Baptism is an enrolment ceremony. When a child is baptized (some people say ‘Christened’) he or she becomes a Christian, and a member of the Church.
What is a Christian?
A Symbolic Ceremony
But Baptism is much more than just an enrolment ceremony. The things we do at a Baptism are symbolic — they are a way of expressing something deep. Baptism is what we call a ‘Sacrament’, a ceremony in which God has promised to take part. As we share in the symbolic actions, God shares in them too, in ways we can’t see, but trust to be true. The main four symbols are...
For more information contact
Patsy Stephenson 01373 462715
or Fr Neil Maxted 01373 473249