Author - Heidi Schlumpf

Heidi Schlumpf, a former editor at U.S. Catholic, is the executive editor of the National Catholic Reporter and author of Elizabeth A. Johnson: Questing for God.

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...