What does baptism do? A mystagogy on the sacramental act of washing

Baptism, St Gerard Church, Lansing MIWhat does baptism do? There is an easy answer and a mystery answer. The easy answer is that baptism joins a person to Christ. The mystery answer takes some work. It takes a people of God, professing living faith in Christ’s paschal mystery and using sacramental signs like washing God’s beloved in water infused with divine mystery.
Read more at Team RCIA – a great article with references to the RCIA.

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