Category: Baptism

  • Holy Baptism

    One of the joys of spring is the baptism of the newest addition to a family. “Holy Baptism is the basis of the whole Christian life, the gateway to life in the Spirit, and the door which gives access to the other sacraments. (Catechism of the Catholic Church, 1213). Peter explained what happens at baptism […]

  • Baptismal Blessings

    Celebrate God’s great gift of a baby and the blessing of Baptism with a Baptism card and gift from The Printery House. …for I have redeemed you; I have called you by name, you are mine. Isaiah 43:1b

  • The History and Practice Related to Christening

    As Christians our faith has a shared history with ancient Judaism. Many of Judaism’s Old Testament (OT) traditions have either carried directly over into Christianity or have taken on a New Testament (NT) look. The Jewish celebration of Passover as a meal of remembrance has become for Christians the Lord’s Supper or the Communion table. […]

  • Baptism Cards: See What the Artists Love

    An infant’s dedication to Jesus Christ, or “christening,” is a huge milestone in many Catholic and Christian families. It’s a celebration for sure, and the family is likely to keep and treasure baptism cards, gifts and other mementos. The images artists use for baptism cards hold deep meaning and symbolism, in addition to being beautiful. […]