Baptism related articles

  1. 26/01/2018

    NEWS / A move to end the “historic injustice” of excluding mothers’ names from marriage certificates has passed its first parliamentary stage in a Private Member's Bill brought by the Bishop of St Albans, Dr Alan Smith.

  2. 06/05/2021

    Several children who are regular attendees of Messy Church have come forward for baptism.

  3. 05/06/2020

    The House of Bishops COVID-19 recovery group has shared draft guidelines for when funerals, weddings, baptisms and individual private prayer can recommence in church buildings.

  4. 19/03/2020

    Guidance on weddings and baptisms during the current period of restrictions on public gatherings to combat coronavirus has been updated by the Church of England.

  5. 07/09/2021

    A 'pop up' church based on an allotment gave the term 'church plant' a whole new meaning when multiple baptisms and confirmations took place amongst vegetables and flowers.  

  6. 03/11/2022

    An Oxford College has celebrated the largest number of baptisms and confirmations in at least 20 years.

  7. 10/01/2019

    STATEMENT / An update from William Nye, Secretary to the House of Bishops