Daily Archives: 4 December 2010

OCF 237: A Child’s Death Before Baptism

An important catechetical point, and one of the rare textual footnotes in the rites: 237. Funeral rites may be celebrated for children whose parents intended them to be baptized but who died before baptism.* In these celebrations the Christian community … Continue reading

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