Are you supposed to give a gift for a christening?

Answer On One Hand: Gift Giving is TraditionalA christening celebrates a child's introduction to a religious faith. Family and close friends are invited to witness the ceremony and attend any social gath... Read More »

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Do you usually give a gift at a christening?

On One Hand: A Gift is UnnecessaryGuests are not required to bring a gift to the christening. According to the birth-announcement company, Inviting Smiles, guests should not feel obliged to bring a... Read More »

How much should you give for a christening gift?

On One Hand: The Dollar Amount Should Make A DifferenceA $50 to $200 savings bond or cash is appropriate for a christening gift. The dollar amount should be enough to make a difference for the chil... Read More »

Christening Gift Suggestions?

A christening is traditionally a Christian "bringing to Christ" ceremony in which the child is blessed, baptized or given a name. Generally friends and family sharing in faith gather together to ce... Read More »

What is a proper christening gift?

Christening gifts can be quite varied, and there are many that are considered proper and appropriate to the occasion. The specific nature and cost of the gift may vary based on financial means and ... Read More »