Child of Light, the Greek Orthodox Baptism Book
Ideal Gift for Parents of Soon-to-be-baptized Infants!
Filled with colorful, contemporary art illustrating the Greek Orthodox Baptism Ceremony, Child of Light: The Greek Orthodox Baptism Book provides an easy-to-understand explanation of the Holy Sacrament of the "Entrance into Light" and its rich symbolism.
This appealing new book features the colorful, highly-original art of internationally-recognized artist Pat Kaufman with accompanying text by Jamie Jameson explaining the Greek Orthodox Baptism Ceremony and its rich symbolism based on conversations with Orthodox priests throughout the United States. Created to become a family heirloom, it includes pages for photographs, notes and mementos.
Praise from Greek Orthodox priests:
of Light is a necessary resource for parents and Godparents…the
book’s concise text and colorful illustration present
the initiatory rites of membership in the Holy Orthodox Church
in a way that is theologically accurate, aesthetically pleasing,
and spiritually uplifting.”
Fr. Michael H. Kontos, Jr,. Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral, Columbus, OH“
thanks for providing a book that is so precious and needed...with
step by step information, theological reflections, and wonderful
“I am looking forward to ordering Child of Light…there
has been nothing like it until now…I would like to present
this enlightening book to parents when I meet with them to discuss
their child’s baptism.”
Fr. Michael Eaccarino, St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Cathedral, Tarpon Springs, FL.”