“Persons with disabilities, especially children, are particularly beloved of the Lord and are integral members of the Christian community.” (National Directory for Catechesis 49)
Download a helpful catechist development article offering suggestions and strategies for teaching Religion to children with special needs, both for parents at home and for catechists in the classroom. The article is available in English and Spanish.
Sadlier’s library of catechist development articles provides rich information for catechists, teachers, parents and other adults who wish to grow in faith. Articles cover the main topics of catechesis — from Catholic beliefs to the celebration of the sacraments and much more. Each article provides both insights for those who are teaching the faith and reflection for adult discipleship.