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Ken Collins’ Website

How to Baptize by Immersion

If you are a lay person, use this page only to satisfy your curiosity. The instructions on this page are for clergy who have an occasion to baptize by immersion, but don’t customarily do it that way.

Special Cautions

Prepare the Facilities

Prepare the Candidates

Immerse the Candidates

Use your normal baptismal liturgy. These are only the steps for the actual immersion: