Maria Montessori, the great 20th-century educational pioneer, observed that children have an intuition for religious life at an early age that is matched only by their capacity to acquire language. During this holiday season, Speaking of Faith explores the spiritual wisdom and intelligence of children—including their ability to process the difficult realities of life.
is a retired Harvard researcher and child psychologist. He's authored many books, including The Spiritual Life of Children.
is a retired Yale pediatric oncologist and author of several books, including Window to Heaven: When Children See Life in Death.
is an international trainer in the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd and director of religious education at St. Frances Cabrini.