Voices

 

Haley Stewart is a beekeeper’s wife, mother of four, speaker and author of The Grace of Enough: Pursuing Less and Living More in a Throwaway Culture. She blogs at Carrots for Michaelmas and co-hosts the Fountains of Carrots Podcast. 
 

Arts & CultureFilm
Haley Stewart
Little Women is having a bit of a moment.
Arts & CultureBooks
Haley Stewart
Colleen Carroll Campbell's new book is full of insight into what motivates us to attempt to reach holiness through our own strength and how this obsession holds us back from spiritual progress.
James Fulton Engstrom is held by his parents, Travis and Bonnie Engstrom, Sept. 7, 2011, at the Spalding Pastoral Center in Peoria, Ill., as a tribunal began investigating the boy's miraculous healing through the intercession of Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen. With them are Andrea Ambrosi, postulator of Archbishop Sheen's sainthood cause, and Peoria Bishop Daniel R. Jenky. (CNS photo/Jennifer Willems, The Catholic Post)
FaithInterviews
Haley Stewart
The Engstrom family asked for the intercession of Archbishop Fulton Sheen for their son’s life and for the complete healing of any damage to James’s body, and the answer to their prayers was recently approved as a miracle by Pope Francis.
FaithFaith in Focus
Haley Stewart
Mother’s Day is already difficult for women who long to be moms or have lost children in miscarriage, stillbirth or the death of a child after birth. And these women do not make up a small percentage of the women in the pews.
FaithLast Take
Haley Stewart
Are we tired of working in a system of mere productivity and efficiency that fails to acknowledge our humanity and that of others?
Arts & CultureFilm
Haley Stewart
While readers have found these characters relatable and inspiring since Little Women’s publication, the modern March family vacillates between forgettable and unlikeable.
Arts & CultureDispatches
Haley Stewart
There are many things about Laura Ingalls Wilder that make her a personal hero of mine; but that does not mean I can ignore the racism in her books.
Arts & CultureTelevision
Haley Stewart
The journey of growing in virtue need be neither boring nor sentimental, but ever fresh and unexpected.
Politics & Society
Haley Stewart
The primary problem is not with Mr. Trump’s past sins, it is that the policies he currently supports are inconsistent with his claim in his address today that “every life is sacred.”
Arts & CultureTelevision
Haley Stewart
The final episode of Season 1 left Queen Elizabeth very much alone and feeling the weight of her crown. What can we expect from Season 2?