5.1.6 The Occasion of Celebrating the Baptism or Reception of Children

1. Pastors are to exercise prudential judgment when preparing baptismal ceremonies for a child of those whose marital status or other relationship is incompatible with the teaching of the Church about marriage, and determine that the Rite of Baptism for One Child, outside of the Eucharistic Liturgy, is to be used.

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Msgr. S. J. Raica, chancellor