5.1.4 Rite of Bringing a Baptized Child to the Church After Recovery From Danger

1. The Rite of Bringing a Baptized Child to the Church is to be used when an infant whose parents intend to raise it Catholic is baptized in urgent danger of death according to the shorter rite but recovers. [1]

2. The action is to be properly recorded according to the norms in #5.G.5 Recording Reception into the Catholic Church. (The proper ascription of the child to a Church sui iuris must be recorded as well. See c. 535 ยง2, De Concordia Inter Codices).



[1] RBC, nn. 165-185, Chapter VI, Rite of Bringing a Baptized Child to the Church. It may also be adapred for other situations, and the rite itself should be consulted for details.


Date approved by Bishop


Posted by
Msgr. S. J. Raica, chancellor