A Gift for a Little Child's Baptism

A Gift for a Little Child's Baptism

By Sophie Piper; Caroline Williams (Illustrator)

Lion Publishing Plc, Hardcover, 9780745962511, 63pp.

Publication Date: November 2011

Simple prayers and appealing illustrations make this precious book a delight to give on the occasion or anniversary of a baptism or christeningA selection of modern and traditional blessings touch on the values that a grown-up wishes forevery newly baptized child in this adorably illustrated baptism companion. Themes include love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, andself-control. The book also includes a dedication page to record the date of the baptism, the name of the child, and the godparents.

About the Author
Sophie Piper has an excellent reputation as a compiler of children's prayer books, which include Prayers for the Very Young, Goodnight Prayers, and Prayers for a Better World.

Caroline Williams is Lecturer in Political Theory at Queen Mary and Westfield College. She has written on feminism, subjectivity and psychoanalysis.