Baptism Officiants in Toronto (Downtown), ON

Robb McDonald

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Robb McDonald

Robb was recently voted the prestigious Wedding Industry Expert's award contest as the 'Best Ceremony Celebrant' in Toronto and across Canada. Robb, an Etobicoke resident, has a high regard for others and their feelings. His engaging personality and amazing sense of humour enables people - including strangers - to feel very welcome and comfortable when working with him. Through his empathy, dedication to detail and persuasive leadership, he will make the planning and execution of your non-denominational naming ceremony or your spiritual Baptism ceremony a real pleasure. His strong spirituality, combined with a great attention to detail, make him a most sought-after celebrant. His compassionate and non-judgmental approach and unique outlook on life and love will ensure that he will help create a wonderful welcoming ceremony for parents to remember forever. Robb is fluently bilingual in English and French. Spend a few moments talking with Robb and see for yourself.

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Janice Meighan

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Janice Meighan

Whether you desire a spiritual or traditional ceremony or wish to blend traditions in a uniquely new way, your child’s naming, welcoming or baptism ceremony requires someone to listen supportively and guide with sensitivity and experience to help you make it uniquely your own. Janice would welcome the opportunity to assist parents at this important and special time in your family’s life journey. Janice lives in Toronto and holds her Master’s degree in Religious Studies (as an historian), from the University of Toronto. She is also a long-time bereavement counsellor and educator, and has extensive experience in the business sector.

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Naomi Tyrrell

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Naomi Tyrrell

Naomi has been with Ontario Baptisms since 2007. She was formerly a Unitarian Chaplain, making her very comfortable in any ceremonial situation whether it be a Welcoming ceremony or a Baptism. When Naomi welcomes a baby into the community she can help the family create a meaningful ceremony using elements of any faith background. In a baby naming, blessing or dedication we recognize the influence and responsibility of all the friends and family members that will help this child to become a loving, responsible and caring adult. In her spare time she loves to sing and bird watch. To include Naomi in your special day, simply request her services.

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David Rebelo

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David Rebelo

David Rebelo is fluent in English and Portuguese. A chaplain and spiritual care provider for over 15 years, David has done different kinds of services in both of those languages. In his professional work he is constantly meeting people from all kinds of backgrounds and age groups. He has experience doing multi-faith, ecumenical and spiritual baptismal services. David has an easy going and friendly personality and disposition, and is motivated by his compassion for people. David has had a spiritual formation through theological seminary training where he obtained a master's degree in theology. He also has an undergraduate degree in Sociology. David enjoys cycling and is an avid book collector. He is married and is the father of two children, Priscilla and Nathanael. His central creed is that we all have a human spirit. His desire has always been that he serves the desires and needs of people in his care. O seu credo principal é que nos todos temos um espírito humano. O seu desejo sempre foi que ele servo os desejos e necessidades espírituais de pessoas em seu cuidado.

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Rev Jay Brennan

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Rev Jay Brennan

Rev. Jay is an active pastor and business consultant. He has been conducting Baptisms for almost twenty years and is comfortable with large-scale ceremonies as well as more intimate gatherings. He brings a calm, kindhearted, and inclusive approach that will ease you through a simple, elegant naming celebration or a complicated, multi-family, multi-cultural ceremony. Rev. Jay brings a wide variety of experiences and resources to assist you with expressing your welcoming ceremony in ways that are dignified, respectful, and fun.

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Mimi Lee

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Mimi Lee

Mimi lives in Markham, coming from Hong Kong to Canada in 1987. Mimi is fluent in Cantonese and English, and communicates well in Mandarin. She's happy to help with any type of naming, welcoming and baptism ceremonies. Mimi is a single mom herself, and she looks forward to witnessing the introduction your new family member. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Waterloo, as well as two designations in the financial industry. Mimi looks forward to serve you on this memorial occasion.

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