Author Archives: Jennifer Ristine

About Jennifer Ristine

Jennifer is a consecrated woman and member of the Regnum Christi Movement. She is originally from Chicago, currently running the Magdalena Institute at Magdala, Israel. She has a Master of Arts in Theology, Bachelor of Arts in Pastoral and Religious Studies (in conjunction with Regina Apostolorum, Rome), and a Bachelors of Science in Special Education (Learning Disabled and ‎Behavior Disordered).

Uniting forces to knock on hearts

Pentecost was alive a day early in the hearts of 100 some old, middle age, and young people as they gathered in St. Agatha’s parish in Woonsocket, Rhode Island for a Day of Evangelization on June 8th. This was the … Continue reading

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Love Suffers Evil

God’s love is his self-gift, awesome any way you look at it or receive it. But the most awesome manifestation of his love is his self-gift on the cross. Jesus, Son of God, exposes himself to the abomination of sin … Continue reading

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Spiritual Direction: The Course

From Oct 20-26 I spent the week in the RC retreat center in Bethesda, Maryland with 45 other women from multiple places in Canada and the United States. What did we all have in common? Besides our love for the … Continue reading

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Just one resolution

Time to prepare your New Year’s Resolution!  How about sticking to just ONE resolution this year.  Choose one that is sure to influence many aspects of your life for the better.  How about this one? Determine to pray well. Wait … Continue reading

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Come Down from the Mountain

When I was a young girl, my dad would take me flying in his little plane that seated only two people. My favorite part of the ride was when we would fly directly into a big puffy cloud. From the … Continue reading

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