YOU MUST BE A
CURRENTLY REGISTERED PARISHIONER FOR AT LEAST SIX MONTHS
TO REQUEST A LETTER OF ELIGIBILITY AS GODPARENT OR SPONSOR FROM THE PASTOR
PLEASE NOTE WELL:
An inactive Catholic, that is,
a baptized Catholic who is not practicing their faith,
and not a participating member of a parish,
therefore cannot acquire a Letter of Eligibility.
f you are an active parishioner, you may visit or call the Rectory during business hours to request the Letter from the Pastor to be a Godparent or Sponsor.
A Letter of Eligibility from the Pastor is an official statement, that You currently:
Again, this letter acknowledges that you are a member of St. John the Baptist Parish, are a practicing Catholic, are at least 16 years of age, Confirmed, (married in the Catholic Church if applicable), and have been a member of the parish for at least six months.
Requests by ACTIVE PARISHIIONERS must be made no less than two weeks in advance by calling 215-482-4600, or by
Please include your name, phone number, the name of the person/child you are sponsoring, and the parish requesting the letter.