With a deep breath and a prayer, I wade into a topic I have avoided writing about (or even talking about). Although I’ve posted more than 100 blogs on Changing the Story over the past few years, I’ve rarely shared any thoughts on spirituality and never on religion.
So, why would anyone in their right mind want to write about something as controversial as their own particular form of religion – especially one as unpopular among academics as the Roman Catholic Church?
Why speak out now?
I’ve struggled with my own Catholic identity for more than 50 years, but over the past 15 Continue reading A question of faith – struggling with being a Catholic academic