Do you give a gift for a baptism?

Answer Traditionally, the godparents bring a gift of engraved silver as a baptism gift, and the parents give the godparents a gift in return on behalf of the child. If you are not a parent or godparent, i... Read More »

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Baby Baptism Gift Etiquette?

The day a baby is baptized is special and should be commemorated with gifts that reflect the solemn occasion appropriately. Baptism gifts range from the traditional to the unusual. Some are practic... Read More »

Is it customary to bring a gift to a baptism?

It is customary to bring a gift to a baptism reception, but not necessarily the service. "The gift does not need to be religious in nature--it may be a book, clothing, a toy, a blanket, a spoon or ... Read More »

What do godparents buy for a gift at a baptism?

It is a great honor to be selected to be the godparent for a baby. As a godparent you undertake a responsibility to that child to be her guide throughout her life. Some gifts are considered traditi... Read More »

What do you give a 1 year old boy for his first baptism?

On One Hand: Hands-on toyWhen giving a gift to a 1 year old boy, sometimes it's best to stick with something he would actually play with and use. Some people like to give toys which incorporate the... Read More »