For your first child, if he/she is seven years old or younger you are required to attend a baptismal preparation session. The classes are Wednesday evenings from 7:00pm to 9:00 pm at St. James Church. The cost for the preparation session is $20.
If your child is older than 7, please see our RCIC or RCIT programs.
You are encouraged to take classes prior to your child being born.
A Baptism Registration Form must be handed into the parish office before the start of the session.
*NEW* as per Diocesan guidelines ~ Additional documents required:
> Child’s birth certificate
> Mother’s and/or Father’s Baptismal certificate
> Godparent(s)’ annotated Baptismal certificate (includes Confirmation information)
The dates of the sessions are as follows:
Wednesday, October 25th, 2017 @ 7:00pm Wednesday, December 6th, 2017 @ 7:00pm Saturday, January 20th, 2018 @ 1:00pm (special date/time) Wednesday, February 28th, 2018 @ 7:00pm Wednesday, April 4th, 2018 @ 6:30pm
- Wednesday, June 13th, 2018 @ 7:00pm
Baptisms are held on the second and fourth Saturdays (5:30pm mass) and Sundays (11:00am mass) of every month at St. James, Okotoks and during the 9am Mass at St. Michael’s, Black Diamond.
Please contact the Parish Office for further details.