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Baptism

Infants and Children Baptisms

Infant Baptisms are for newborns and children up to 6 years of age.  If your child is 7 years old or older, please contact the office of Religious Education for special guidelines that need to be followed in order for the child to be baptized: (323) 569-9550.

Baptismal Requirements

English baptisms are celebrated once a month at 9:00 am. The next available baptismal and corresponding pre-baptismal class dates are below.  The child must be registered at least two weeks prior to the selected baptismal date.  Please bring the following to the Parish Office:

  1. Child’s birth certificate or hospital certificate showing parents’ names 
  2. An official picture identification from either parent
  3. A minimum donation of $80.00

If the Godparents are a couple, they must have been married through the church.  If they are single, they must be practicing Catholics who have received the sacraments of initiation. Parents and Godparents must attend the mandatory pre-baptismal class on the date and time specified.  If you do not attend the class, you will not be on the baptismal eligibility list.

Pre-Baptismal Classes

English pre-baptismal classes will be held at the office of Religious Education on the date indicated below at 7:00 pm. 

The office of Religious Education is located at:

9314 Madison Avenue
South Gate, CA 90280


Spanish pre-baptismal classes will be held at the Parish Hall

on the date indicated below at 7:00 pm. 

 8912 Madison Ave.

South Gate, CA 90280

Baptism & Pre-Baptismal Class Dates

June 20, 2020

Spanish Baptism

9:00 AM

June 20, 2020

Spanish Baptism

 Pre-Baptismal Class: June 17, 2020 @7pm in the parish hall   

9:00 AM

June 27, 2020

English Baptism

9:00 AM

June 27, 2020

English Baptism

 Pre-Baptismal Class: June 25, 2020 @7pm in the Religious Education Office

9:00 AM

July 11, 2020

Spanish Baptism

9:00 AM

July 11, 2020

Spanish Baptism

Pre-Baptismal Class: July 8, 2020 @7pm in the parish hall    

9:00 AM

July 18, 2020

English Baptism

9:00 AM

July 18, 2020

English Baptism

Pre-Baptismal Class: July 16, 2020 @7pm in the parish hall    

9:00 AM

July 25, 2020

Spanish Baptism

9:00 AM

July 25, 2020

Spanish Baptism

Pre-Baptismal Class: July 22, 2020 @7pm in the parish hall    

9:00 AM

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