What do godparents buy for a gift at a baptism?

Answer 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 »

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Do you give a gift for a baptism?

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 »

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 are the rights of Godparents if the state takes custody of children?

Answer The courts prefer the child be placed with a member of the family if they are fit to look after this child. However, as Godparents you do have rights to fight this and if you have spent a g... Read More »