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Lesson 3- How do Christians welcome a new baby?

LO: To find out about how some Christians welcome a new baby with an infant baptism. 


Watch the videos below about how many Christians welcome a new baby into the world with an infant baptism. 


How many of the following symbols of a Christian baptism can you spot in the videos? What are they and what meaning do they have?

  • Gown
  • Candle
  • Bracelet
  • Water
  • Sign of the cross
  • Font
  • Bible
  • Cards
  • Godparents


What is a Christian Baptism? | Religious Studies - My Life, My Religion: Christianity

In some Christian traditions, baptism takes place at a later age.



Now have a go at the labelling activity sheet below.