Do godparents have to be baptized?

Yes, this is a basic requirement for a godparent. Visit this page to read more about godparents.

Godparents are really important people at a christening. They will make some big promises in church to support their godchild in their Christian faith for a lifetime.

For this reason, a godparent must be baptized themselves and ideally confirmed too.

Visit the pages below and right to find out more about why godparents are so special.

 

 

 

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