Provincial Synod Resolution

The Resolution passed at the Provincial Synodoutlined what is being proposed to congregations: Baptism and Communion WHEREAS the House of Bishops of the Church in the Province of the West Indies, after a process of reflection on the history and theology inherent in the rites of Christian Initiation and the …

BAPTISM – as the gateway to Holy Communion

A Pastoral Letter from the House of Bishops– on Baptism as the gateway to Holy Communion RESOURCES Provincial Resolution WHEREAS the House of Bishops of the Church in the Province of the West Indies, after a process of reflection on the history and theology inherent in the rites of Christian …

Baptism – FAQ

Baptism is the sacrament by which God unites us with Christ, adopts us as His children, and makes us members of Christ’s Body, the Church, and inheritors of the Kingdom of God. – (Book of Common Prayer CPWI pg. 409) Background The word “baptism” is derived from a Greek verb …