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Non-Verbal Autistic Child Denied Communion: Some Lessons | Matthew Schneider

  Earlier this week a non-verbal autistic child was denied registration for First Communion at a parish in New Jersey. Now the story has exploded in the media. I saw the post early & decided to post a general prayer petition on my page, while messaging the family offering to be a kind of mediator. At […]

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What Is It Like Being an Autistic Priest? | Matthew Schneider

I am an autistic priest. It is the only life I know. However, being both autistic and a Catholic priest is not the most obvious combo for most people. […] Source: What Is It Like Being an Autistic Priest? | Matthew Schneider