St. Paul The Apostle

Catholic Church

Office Hours:

Tuesday - Thursday:

9:30 am - 12:30 PM

Phone: 719 647-1500

Fax:     719 647-1525


Fr. Edmundo Valera, Ph.D.

Baptism Information

All parents are required to attend a Baptism Class prior to the Baptism of their child(ren). Godparents are strongly encouraged to attend as well. Baptism classes are offered quarterly; each consists of one four-hour Saturday session. Children over age 7 must first be enrolled in their appropriate grade in religious education prior to Baptism.

If you would like to enroll in a Baptism class, please stop by the parish office to pick up a Baptism packet. Paperwork and fees must be returned PRIOR to the class.

Godparent Information

A Godparent must be a practicing Catholic who is in good standing. Below are the criteria for Catholic Godparents:

In PDF format.

Downloadable Forms

Baptism Application

Godparent Guidelines

Godfather Form

Godmother Form

Marriage and Confirmation Certificates must accompany Godparent forms.