Baptism

Baptism

"Go, therefore, and make disciples of all nations,
baptizing them in the name of the Father,
and of the Son,  and of the Holy Spirit."
-Matthew 28:19

Parents who are interested in having their infant baptized at St. Michael's are required to attend one Pre-baptism Class.  These classes are offered once per month on Sundays at 7:00 pm in the St. Jude's Room, at the Pastoral Center.  
If you have attended a class within 5 years, you do not need to repeat the class unless you would like a refresher.     

Upcoming Pre-Baptism Class Dates:   December 2, 2018;  January 6, 2019; February 3, 2019,  March 3, 2019, April 7, 2019.
Pre-baptism classes are held in the Pastoral Center, St. Jude's Room at 7:00 pm.  Pre-registration is not required. 

When are baptisms at St. Michael's Church?

  • 2nd Saturday/Sunday of the month AFTER Mass; 
  • 4th Saturday/Sunday of the month DURING Mass.

List of Upcoming Dates/Times available to have your child baptized.

*Times may be restricted in cases of special services or activities

What documents are needed if I'm NOT a registered parishioner of St. Michael's but wish to have my child baptized at St. Michael's?

  • Please obtain a "Letter of Permission" to have your child baptized at St. Michael's from your parish.  This is a courtesy practiced in the Fargo Diocese.
    • Have your Parish mail letter of permission to:  St. Michael's Parish Office, Attn:  Michele, 418 N. 6th St., Grand Forks, ND 58203 or Email to:  parishoffice@stmichaelsgf.com
  • Fill out the Sacristy Record of Baptism Form
  • Take a picture and or send of a copy of your child's state-issued birth certificate to:  parishoffice@stmichaelsgf.com

I have attended a Class within 5 years, how do I schedule my child's baptism?

  • Please fill out and email this form and a copy or picture of your child's state-issued birth certificate to:  parishoffice@stmichaelsgf.com  at least two weeks in advance of the baptism.  

Once we have processed your paperwork we will confirm the date with you.

 

Any questions, please email: parishoffice@stmichaelsgf.com