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St. Joseph Catholic Church at 109 N. Meadow Ave., Laredo, TX 78040 US - BAPTISMS / BAUTISMOS


Submitted by Fr. Leszek Waclawik 01/25/2009

Jesus' Baptism
Third Sunday of the month after 12:00 Noon Mass.
Parents must make necessary arrangements in advance.
Baptismal preparation classes on Friday before the 3rd Sunday at 7:00 PM in CCD Building.



1. The parents of the child must be registered members of our parish at least for 3 months. Parents who belong to another parish and wish to baptize in our church must first secure permission from their pastor.

2. Parents must pre-register for Baptism in person and present the child’s birth certificate (original).

3. Godparents (one man or/and one woman – at least 16 years old) must be catholics in good standing. If married their marriage must have been performed by the Church. Those belonging to another parish must show a sponsor letter from their parish and a written proof of their Sacrament of Matrimony. If single should show a sponsor letter from their parish and a proof of his/her Baptism, First Communion and Confirmation.

4. Parents and Godparents must attend the pre-baptismal orientation, either with us or in some other parish. If the orientation is taken elsewhere, proof of attendance must be presented. 


1. Los padres del niño deben ser miembros registrados de nuestra parroquia desde por lo menos 3 meses. Los padres que pertenecen a otra parroquia, pero quieren bautizar su niño en nuestra iglesia deben primero traer permiso del párroco de su iglesia.

2. Los padres del niño personalmente registran su niño para el bautismo y presentan original del acta del nacimiento.

3. Los padrinos (un hombre y/o una mujer, 16 años de edad o mayor) deben ser católicos practicantes. Si están casados, se requiere que presenten el certificado de su casamiento por la Iglesia (del Sacramento del Matrimonio). Si son solteros que comprueben su Bautismo, Primera Comunion y Confirmación. Si los Padrinos vienen de otras parroquias deben presentar una carta de recomendación de su párroco.

4. Los Padres y Padrinos deben atender una plática pre-bautismal en nuestra o en otra parroquia. Si la atienden en otro lugar deben presentar la prueba de su asistencia.


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