Tag: Autism

Hypocrisy of ‘spiritual tourism’ destroys the Church, pope says

Hypocrisy of ‘spiritual tourism’ destroys the Church, pope says

| Junno Arocho Esteves | August 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

Christians who focus more on being superficially close to the Church rather than care for their fellow brothers and sisters are like tourists who wander around aimlessly, Pope Francis said.

Continue Reading

Inspired by brother, St. Hubert student asks classmates to be ‘voice’ for people living with autism

Inspired by brother, St. Hubert student asks classmates to be ‘voice’ for people living with autism

| April 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

How others view and treat people with autism seemed to Taylor Laube “a problem that needed to be fixed,” the sixth grader at St. Hubert School in Chanhassen explained.

Continue Reading

Musical genius doesn’t let autism, blindness hold him back

Musical genius doesn’t let autism, blindness hold him back

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

How does a teenage boy learn to comb his hair by playing the violin?

Continue Reading

All are welcome

All are welcome

| August 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Mass celebrates gifts people with disabilities bring to archdiocese

Continue Reading

Making churches more welcoming for the disabled

Making churches more welcoming for the disabled

| June 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

Reaching out for Father Joe Metzger of Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in Norfolk, Va., meant getting fully vested and walking an 11-year-old autistic child through an empty sanctuary so that she would feel comfortable when she received her first Communion with other children a few days later.

Continue Reading

50 years later, DeLaSalle alum still inspires classmates

50 years later, DeLaSalle alum still inspires classmates

| November 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Mike Kelly’s memory is legendary. That’s what fellow members of the 1961 graduation class at DeLaSalle High School in Minneapolis have said for years about Kelly, who graduated from the school despite the challenge of a developmental disability.

Continue Reading