Rebecca Ruiz holds a B.A. from the College of the Holy Cross and an M.A. from Tufts University. She has worked as an ethnomusicologist, composer, and writer, in academia, and, for the past 14 years, in domestic refugee resettlement in the Diocese of Arlington, VA. She and her husband have two children and live in the Washington, DC metro area. She strives, as St. Ignatius taught, to see God in all things and do “all things for the greater glory of God.”
Pope Francis’s words of wisdom on Christian hope compiled in the book, On Hope, speak almost prophetically to our times:
Christian hope…is very important, because hope never disappoints. Optimism disappoints,...
We’ve invited our dotMagis bloggers to reflect on the individual lines of the Prayer for Generosity, attributed to St. Ignatius.
“To fight and not to heed the wounds.”
Who is able to do this?