“Batman” Actor Christian Bale Calls Eight-Year-Old Cancer Patient

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I’ve documented previous acts of kindness by “Dark Knight” actor Christian Bale, so I wanted to post this one as well. It’s a video of eight-year-old AML Leukemia patient and huge Batman fan, Zach Guillot, talking with the actor on the phone. As is usual with these instances of Bale’s kindness, he doesn’t seek publicity [Read More...]

“People” Magazine Features Down Syndrome Adoption Ministry

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Congratulations to former Christopher Closeup guest Andrea Roberts for getting her international Down syndrome orphan ministry, Reece’s Rainbow (named after her son Reece), featured in People magazine. An excerpt: Andrea Faris Roberts figured her new son, born in 2002, got his almond-shaped eyes from her husband, Rich. But when doctors confirmed that Reece had Down [Read More...]

Media, Morality and Uncommon Virtue: Why The New “Three Minutes a Day” Book is Good For You & Our Culture

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Though summer tends to be a time of vacation for most people, my July and August were largely spent working on The Christophers’ new “Three Minutes a Day” book. As Volume 47 in the series, it continues the tradition started by our founder, Maryknoll Father James Keller, of sharing inspirational stories and reflections for each [Read More...]

How a Family of Dogs Helped Rescue a Lost Child with Down Syndrome

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