Welcome! Discover all you need to know about choosing, planning and going to a Church of England christening.
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With you every step of the way

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Parents’ guide to christenings

Learn more about starting an amazing journey with God, parents, godparents, family and friends.

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A guide for godparents

Discover more about what it means to be a really great godparent.

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A warm welcome for guests

Learn more about taking part and showing your support at a christening.

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After a christening

Ideas to help as the amazing journey continues.