Can there be two sets of Godparents?

Can a child have two sets of Godparents?

Can. 873 There is to be only one male sponsor or one female sponsor or one of each.

The Church only permits one set (male & female) of godparents for a baptism. You are free to have other social arrangements but as far as the official ceremony of the Church there is only one set.

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