This is a very importaint decsion, and should be given great care. The godparent's are responsible for helping you to nurture the child in the Faith. Please keep in mind the following important things to know;
One male and one female may be godparents, or you can choose just one godparent.
The chosen godparent(s) really have to be practicing Catholic's in the Church, attend Mass weekly, and be over 18 years of age.
If you are choosing married godparent(s), we ask that they must be validly married within the Church.
In order to help teach the Faith to your child, they themselves must have received the Saraments of Baptism, Holy Commuinion, and Confirmation.