St. Flannan's Catholic Parish

Baptism

Sacraments

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"one Lord, one faith, one baptism" Ephesians 4:5

Please ring the parish office for available dates for Baptisms.

Criteria

  • Contact us at least 4 weeks in advance of your preferred date
  • Attend a preparation meeting with the parish priest
  • One parent must be a baptised Catholic and the other must agree to the baptism of the child 
  • One godparent must be fully initiated  Catholic (received the Sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation, Eucharist and Reconciliation)
  • Your place of residence must be within the St Flannan's Catholic Parish or if you do not live within the Parish, you must obtain a letter from your own Parish stating that the Parish Priest has given permission for the Baptism to take place at St Flannan's
  • Both parents and child need to attend the Baptism Preparation.

Paperwork

  • Baptism Enrolment Form (PDF)
  • Birth Certificate - Child's
  • Catholic Baptism Certificate - Parent/s
  • Catholic Baptism and Confirmation Certificate - godparent
  • Letter of permission from your Parish Priest (if applicable)

Costs

  • Baptism $50 (preparation, certificate, baptism ceremony)
  • Priest Stipend $75
  • If any fees cause undue financial stress, this can be discussed with the Parish Priest.
  • Certificate replacement $30 (Scan & Email) $20
  • For payment via credit card or EFT please refer to the Donations page of this website

Contact the Parish Office to make an enquiry.

Archdiocese of Brisbane Links:

Baptism 2024 Schedule

13 & 27 January                            13 & 27 July

10 & 24 February                          10 & 24 August    

 9 & 23 March                               14 & 28 September

13 & 27 April                                    5 & 26 October

11 & 25 May                                     9 & 23 November

8 & 22 June                                    7 & 21 December 

                All on Saturday @ 10:30am        

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St. Flannan’s Parish Vision Statement

"We, the members of St. Flannan’s Catholic Parish, united by our common faith and nourished by our shared Eucharist, strive to make Jesus a reality through our lives as we face the challenges of a changing world.

Our aim is to be a welcoming and caring people, respecting the dignity of all, as we walk together in service to each other and the wider community"

To enquire further, please contact the Parish Office.

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Your Generosity. Our Mission.

One of the greatest contributions you can make to the mission of the Church is to leave your own legacy of faith for future generations. A gift in your will, no matter how big or small, is one way you can personally advance your faith and the work of the parish.

Parish Office

Tue-Fri from 9.00 AM to 3.00 PM

Parish Priest: Fr Rafal Rucinski
Parish Secretary: September Morn Gorospe

Contact

3265 3977

194 Handford Road, Zillmere, Qld, Australia
PO Box 214, Zillmere, Qld 4034

[email protected]