Buzz refuses to attend James' christening on principle. Selena suggests that Buzz's guilt about his past is preventing him from attending the christening. Buzz criticizes Selena for her less than perfect life and the two argue. Beth and Jim receive word that Josh won't be able to make it to the christening and Jim reluctantly decides to ask Phillip to stand in for Josh. Phillip agrees to stand in and Beth praises Jim for his understanding. Later, an upset Harley witnesses a close moment between Phillip and son. Harley is ready to walk out of the christening, but Frank reminds her that they are there for James and they should put their troubles aside. Alan defends his right to have a place in James' life, but Phillip warns him not to ruin the ceremony. Later, Alan arranges for a photo of himself, Beth, Phillip and the baby to be leaked to the press. Edmund and Susan continue to bond. After observing Susan's discomfort with Phillip's attention to James, Edmund invites Phillip out to the porch and punches him out! An amused Frank looks on as Phillip tumbles to the ground.