Hope is Patient and Trustful Willingness

December 15, 2011

“Hope is the patient and trustful willingness to live without closure, without resolution… and still be content and even happy because our Satisfaction is now at another level, and our Source is beyond ourselves.” 
By Richrad Rohr…shared by Melissa Carnell via twitter 

How would you define hope?

Becky is an Ignatian-trained spiritual director, retreat facilitator, and writer. She is the author of the Busy Lives and Restless Souls (March 2017, Loyola Press) and The Inner Chapel (April 2020, Loyola Press). She helps others create space to connect faith and everyday life through facilitating retreats and days of reflection, through writing, and through spiritual direction. With nearly twenty years of ministry experience within the Catholic Church, Becky seeks to help others discover God at work in the every day moments of people’s lives by utilizing St. Ignatius’ Spiritual Exercises and the many gifts that our Catholic faith and Ignatian Spirituality provide.

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