St. Theresa's welcomes your child to be baptized. If you are expecting a baby or have an infant to be baptized, contact Eduviges Munoz or Alma Carrillo at the parish office (253-838-5924) to register for class. Infant baptism classes are held six times a year.

Requirements for Baptism

  • Be registered in St. Theresa Parish for at least 3 months before baptism.
  • Provide a copy of the child's birth certificate.
  • Take the prebaptismal class; both parents and godparents are required to attend.

Requirements to be godparents

  • Baptized, confirmed, and actively receiving Holy Communion
  • Active member of a Catholic Church
  • At least 16 years of age
  • Single, or married in the Catholic Church
  • Good role model in the Catholic faith