Author - Heidi Schlumpf

Heidi Schlumpf, a former editor at U.S. Catholic, is an associate professor of communications at Aurora University in Aurora, Illinois and author of While We Wait: Spiritual and Practice Advice for Those Trying to Adopt.

Why Stay Catholic?

Why Stay Catholic? By Michael Leach (Loyola Press, 2011) A few years ago a Catholic publisher asked Michael Leach to write a book on “101 reasons to be...

Field of Compassion

Field of Compassion By Judy Cannato (Sorin Books, 2010) I'm no Albert Einstein. Science is just not my thing. Even Ira Flatow (of NPR's "Science...

An Altar in the World

By Barbara Brown Taylor (HarperOne, 2009)   "If I had a dollar for every time I heard someone say ‘I am spiritual but not religious,' then...