Asked to be a Godparent? Not sure what it means? What is the religious bit? What are your responsibilities? How to be a great Godparent...


Do you need Godparents? How do you choose?
What are you asking? How to choose great Godparents...

Is your child about to be baptised? Have you just been asked to be a Godparent? Maybe you are thinking about how to build a relationship with your Godchild? Or perhaps you are stuck for a present to celebrate Baptism / Birthday / Christmas?

The Godparent Guide will take you by the hand and walk you through the process. From history to tradition, the religious meaning to other approaches and with plenty of ideas on how to build a relationship, this is the starting point to help you be the best possible Godparent.

How many godparents will there be?
In the Roman Catholic Church you can either have one (M / F) or two (1xM / 1xF) no more.......
The trend currently is to have an increased number of godparents, perhaps even 6 or 7. Many parents will choose......
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03:11 - Vicars talk about baptism
Church of England
01:53 - Why parents get their children christened
Church of England
Roman Catholic
57:32 - Baptism Preparation Class for Parents and Godparents, 2014
Father Jason Worthley
You bet I'm proud of being a godmother: My godson picked me for the job! (He was 15 at the time - and wanted tips about girls)
Amanda Platell - Daily Mail