Do you guys remember that my vicar-cousin (let’s call her VC) couldn’t meet up with me last time I was in Malmo because she had a kick-off party?
Well, the day after VC had to do a practical exercise baptizing dolls. According to cousin Charlotte (a reliable source) this was conducted with a good old hangover!! (VC says she was “just tired” –yeah right!). They then practice after-baptism-coffee to understand what their role would be in this particular social situation. VCs take on it was:
Well, I suppose it’s good to learn how to do things “the day after” since I’ll be working lots of Sunday mornings!
This profession intrigues me. The training is so contemporary. They even have set pay rates for a conducting a mass!