Christina Ries is an award-winning journalist with 20 years of experience in the Catholic press. Her nationally syndicated column reaches 2 million households in the U.S. and has been recognized by the Catholic Press Association. Her writing has appeared in a host of Catholic magazines, including Catholic Digest, U.S. Catholic and America. Christina served as the assistant editor for Family Foundations, editorial director for CatholicMatch, and was the inaugural editor of Tobias, the national magazine for Catholic singles, which won first-place honors as “Best Magazine” by the Catholic Press Association.
Christina also contributes to the secular press. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, the Chicago Tribune and Huffington Post, among other publications.
She and her husband, Ted, and their four children live in Inver Grove Heights, Minn.