Baptism by Antarctic Water

Baptism by Antarctic Water
U.S. Coast Guard Lt. Joseph Del Valle baptizes Petty Officer 1st Class Andres Murillo Feb. 16, 2020, about seven miles north of McMurdo Station, Antarctica.  U.S. Coast Guard photograph by Senior Chief Petty Officer NyxoLyno Cangemi Story by Senior Chief Petty Officer NyxoLyno Cangemi As a scuba diver in the U.S. Coast Guard, Petty Officer 1st Class Andres Murillo is no stranger to water. His last...

Baptism held aboard Coast Guard Cutter Thetis

Baptism held aboard Coast Guard Cutter Thetis
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Thetis holds a baptism aboard the cutter in Key West, Feb. 15, 2018. Two babies were baptized in the nautical ceremony that dates back to the 17th century. (US Coast Guard Photo) On Thursday, February 15, 2018, the ship’s bell of the Coast Guard Cutter Thetis was turned upside down and for two baptism ceremonies. Conor Grayson Goff and Madison Cecilia Sonnier would...