Faith Faith in FocusValerie SchultzMarch 25, 2019
Since retiring from my job, my husband has found me irritating. We had a talk (after fighting), and he is right: I am mothering him. Smothering him. “I have a mother,” he said. “I want a wife, a partner, a best friend.”
Faith Faith in FocusValerie SchultzMarch 15, 2019
The most compelling reason not to execute the convicted is an existential one: We humans are not God.
Faith Faith in FocusValerie SchultzOctober 25, 2018
The church needs our young people. But we elders cannot nurture them in the faith if we repel them.
Faith Faith in FocusValerie SchultzSeptember 03, 2018
It is time for us to understand how this keeps happening and to stop it. We women are being called to shake things up.
Faith Last TakeValerie SchultzMay 01, 2018
There have been times when I have only held onto my Catholic faith by the smallest of fingernails. I am a doubter. I am a protester.
Faith Last TakeValerie SchultzApril 06, 2018
Every year, my sister and I take the anniversary of each of our parents’ deaths off and spend it together. We go to the cemetery and to Mass, and gather the memories and the mourning into our arms and hearts for one more year.