Heidi Schlumpf is NCR’s national correspondent, based in Chicago. 

She has three decades of experience covering religion, spirituality, social justice and women’s issues, and is the author/editor of three books, including Elizabeth A. Johnson: Questing for God (Liturgical Press, 2016).

Schlumpf is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame and has a master’s degree in theological studies from Garrett Evangelical Theological Seminary at Northwestern University.

She and her husband are members of St. Gertrude Parish in Chicago.

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Christian ethicists: Racism, white supremacy are 'a Christian problem'

More than 400 Christian ethicists and theologians have signed "A Statement from Christian Ethicists Without Borders on White Supremacy and Racism," which rejects hateful ideology as "a sin against God."


God wants you to go on vacation

Our creation story has even God resting on the seventh day after six busy days of creating the world. Yet this divine modeling goes unfollowed by most.

Theologians blast Paris Agreement withdrawal, call for creation care

CTSA 2017: Trump's announcement about the climate accord came one week before the Catholic Theological Society of America's annual meeting, which this year focused on ecology.

Jesuit Fr. Francis Clooney receives John Courtney Murray Award

CTSA 2017: Hailed as a founder of modern comparative theology, Clooney in his remarks emphasized the importance of "looking out into a larger world" from the Catholic tradition.