Heroic Colorado student ‘followed Christ & laid down his life for others’

A brave, caring hero, a legend, and someone who loved to make others smile are some of the descriptions used for Kendrick Castillo, the 18-year-old high school student who was fatally shot while restraining a shooter in his Colorado classroom Tuesday.  Castillo, a Catholic, inspired other students to come forward to disarm and subdue the attacker and save classmates’ lives.  “A young man who followed Christ & laid down his life for others!” Denver Archbishop Samuel Aquila exclaimed from Italy via Facebook Thursday morning. “May the Lord provide consolation to his family! I will offer Mass for Kendrick & his family here in Rome.”  Read more: https://www.lifesitenews.com/news/heroic-colorado-student-followed-christ-laid-down-his-life-for-others