FritzRyan Casting - Jana. Orlovx5 wife shared.
I hope that makes sense. He will not be permitted to bless the child in front of the ward, for instance, so you will have to choose to forego that ritual or find someone else to stand in for the father, which he may not be comfortable with.
If your spouse thinks 8 is too young to get baptized, are you all right with waiting until they are older. Our daughter is 6.