It is quite probable, based on what we know about first-century families and Sacred Scripture, that baptisms of entire households included baptisms of children
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The Pope baptized 16 babies on the feast of the Baptism of the Lord. He told the parents of the seven boys and nine girls that their task was to safeguard their children’s Christian identity.
On last year’s feast day, Pope Francis baptized 32 infants — 17 boys and 15 girls — born to Vatican employees.
Mary McAleese has said that the baptism of infants is a form of coercion and is calling on the Church to change its practice.
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