Immortal Diamond

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Brilliance Audio #ad - But if there's a false self, buried deep within us, that must be searched for, uncovered, is there also a True Self? What is it? How is it found? Why does it matter? And what does it have to do with the spiritual journey? This audiobook likens True Self to a diamond, formed under the intense pressure of our lives, separated from all the debris of ego that surrounds it.

. In a sense true self must, like Jesus, be resurrected, and that process is not resuscitation but transformation. Shows how to navigate spiritually difficult terrain with clear vision and tools to uncover our true Selves• Written by Father Richard Rohr, the bestselling author of Falling Upward• Examines the fundamental issues of who we are and helps us on our path of spiritual maturityImmortal Diamond whose title is taken from a line in a Gerard Manley Hopkins poem explores the deepest questions of identity, spirituality, and meaning in Richard Rohr's inimitable style.

Immortal Diamond #ad - Dissolve the distractions of ego to find our authentic selves in GodIn his bestselling book Falling Upward, Richard Rohr talked about ego or the False Self and how it gets in the way of spiritual maturity.

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Falling Upward: A Spirituality for the Two Halves of Life

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Dreamscape Media #ad - But as we grow older and encounter challenges and mistakes, we need to see ourselves in a different and more life-giving way. Falling upward offers a new paradigm for understanding one of the most profound of life's mysteries: how those who have fallen down are the only ones who understand up. This message of falling down - that is in fact moving upward - is the most resisted and counterintuitive of messages in the world's religions.

We grow spiritually more by doing it wrong than by doing it right, and the disappointments of life are actually stepping stones to the spiritual joys in the second half of life. In the first half of life, achieving, we are naturally preoccupied with establishing ourselves; climbing, and performing.

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The Universal Christ: How a Forgotten Reality Can Change Everything We See, Hope For, and Believe

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Random House Audio #ad - Yet rohr has never written on the most perennially talked about topic in Christianity: Jesus. God loves things by becoming them, ” he writes, and Jesus’s life was meant to declare that humanity has never been separate from God—except by its own negative choice. Most know who jesus was, but who was christ? is the word simply Jesus’s last name? Too often, our understandings have been limited by culture, religious debate, Rohr writes, and the human tendency to put ourselves at the center.

Drawing on scripture, history, rohr articulates a transformative view of Jesus Christ as a portrait of God’s constant, and spiritual practice, unfolding work in the world. New york times bestseller • from one of the world’s most influential spiritual thinkers, a long-awaited book exploring what it means that Jesus was called “Christ, ” and how this forgotten truth can restore hope and meaning to our lives.

The Universal Christ: How a Forgotten Reality Can Change Everything We See, Hope For, and Believe #ad - Anyone who strives to put their faith into action will find encouragement and inspiration in the pages of this book. Melinda gatesin his decades as a globally recognized teacher, Richard Rohr has helped millions realize what is at stake in matters of faith and spirituality. When we recover this fundamental truth, and more about learning to recognize the Creator’s presence all around us, faith becomes less about proving Jesus was God, and in everyone we meet.

Thought-provoking, practical, and full of deep hope and vision, The Universal Christ is a landmark book from one of our most beloved spiritual writers, and an invitation to contemplate how God liberates and loves all that is.

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The Universal Christ: How a Forgotten Reality Can Change Everything We See, Hope For, and Believe

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Convergent Books #ad - Most know who jesus was, religious debate, our understandings have been limited by culture, but who was Christ? Is the word simply Jesus’s last name? Too often, Rohr writes, and the human tendency to put ourselves at the center. Drawing on scripture, and spiritual practice, history, Rohr articulates a transformative view of Jesus Christ as a portrait of God’s constant, unfolding work in the world.

God loves things by becoming them, ” he writes, and Jesus’s life was meant to declare that humanity has never been separate from God—except by its own negative choice. When we recover this fundamental truth, and more about learning to recognize the Creator’s presence all around us, faith becomes less about proving Jesus was God, and in everyone we meet.

Thought-provoking, and full of deep hope and vision, The Universal Christ is a landmark book from one of our most beloved spiritual writers, practical, and an invitation to contemplate how God liberates and loves all that is. Yet rohr has never written on the most perennially talked about topic in Christianity: Jesus.

The Universal Christ: How a Forgotten Reality Can Change Everything We See, Hope For, and Believe #ad - . New york times bestseller • from one of the world’s most influential spiritual thinkers, a long-awaited book exploring what it means that Jesus was called “Christ, ” and how this forgotten truth can restore hope and meaning to our lives. Anyone who strives to put their faith into action will find encouragement and inspiration in the pages of this book.

Melinda gatesin his decades as a globally recognized teacher, Richard Rohr has helped millions realize what is at stake in matters of faith and spirituality.

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The Naked Now: Learning To See As the Mystics See

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The Crossroad Publishing Company #ad - Drawn from the gospels, and the great christian contemplatives, Paul, Jesus, this examination reveals how many of the hidden truths of Christianity have been misunderstood or lost and how to read them with the eyes of the mystics rather than interpreting them through rational thought. Great product! For christians seeking a way of thinking outside of strict dualities, this guide explores methods for letting go of division and living in the present.

Filled with sayings, quotations, and appeals to the heart, stories, specific methods for identifying dualistic thinking are presented with simple practices for stripping away ego and the fear of dwelling in the present.

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Breathing Under Water Original Audio Presentation: Spirituality and the 12 Steps

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Franciscan Media #ad - Renewed interest in breathing under Water can be expected as Rohr will be leading retreats in 2005 that revisit and extend the original themes presented in these talks. Great product! Both individuals and society are drowning in addictions, says dynamic speaker Richard Rohr, O. F. M. In this powerful presentation.

Rohr's presentation was an instant best-seller on audiocassette and is now available on compact disc. To survive the tidal wave of compulsive behavior and addiction, Christians must learn to "breathe under water" and discover God's love and compassion.

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Everything Belongs: The Gift of Contemplative Prayer

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The Crossroad Publishing Company #ad - Contemplation has its place at the heart of Christianity, a place that allows people to experience how “everything belongs. Great product! Crossroad Publishing Company. This popular and bestselling book of the renowned Franciscan challenges people to move beyond the comfort of a settled life toward an understanding of themselves that is rooted in their connection to God.

Only when they rest in God can they find the certainty and the freedom to become all that they can be.

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Falling Upward: A Spirituality for the Two Halves of Life

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Jossey-Bass #ad - Great product! Explains why the second half of life can and should be full of spiritual richness Offers a new view of how spiritual growth happens?loss is gain Richard. In falling Upward, Fr. What looks like falling down can largely be experienced as "falling upward. In fact, it is not a loss but somehow actually a gain, as we have all seen with elders who have come to their fullness.

Crossroad Publishing Company. Rohr is a regular contributing writer for sojourners and Tikkun magazines This important book explores the counterintuitive message that we grow spiritually much more by doing wrong than by doing right--a fresh way of thinking about spirituality that grows throughout life.

Falling Upward: A Spirituality for the Two Halves of Life #ad - Falling upward a Spirituality for the Two Halves of Life. Richard rohr seeks to help readers understand the tasks of the two halves of life and to show them that those who have fallen, failed, or "gone down" are the only ones who understand "up. Most of us tend to think of the second half of life as largely about getting old, and letting go of life, dealing with health issues, but the whole thesis of this book is exactly the opposite.

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Things Hidden: Scripture as Spirituality

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Franciscan Media #ad - Falling upward a Spirituality for the Two Halves of Life. He uncovers what the bible says about morality, power, wisdom and the generosity of God in a manner that demands a life-changing response from believers. From the introduction in this exploration of central themes of Scripture, discovering in these ancient texts a new and vital meaning, Richard Rohr transforms the written word, relevant and essential for modern Christians.

We have for too long insisted on outer authority alone, without any teaching of prayer, inner journey and maturing consciousness. The results for the world and for religion have been disastrous…. I offer these reflections to again unite what should never have been separated: sacred Scripture and Christian spirituality.

Things Hidden: Scripture as Spirituality #ad - Rohr offers his readers a christian vision of abundance, grace and joy to counteract a world filled with scarcity, judgment and fear—a vision that can revolutionize how we relate to ourselves, others and the world. The audio edition of this book can be downloaded via Audible. Only when the two come together, inner and outer authority, do we have true spiritual wisdom.

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The Divine Dance: The Trinity and Your Transformation

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Dreamscape Media #ad - In the pages of this book, internationally recognized teacher Richard Rohr circles around this paradoxical idea-and circling around is an apt metaphor: early Christians applied the Greek verb for dance to the mystery of the Trinity, saying whatever is going on in God is a flow-it's like a dance. Crossroad Publishing Company.

The trinity is supposed to be the central doctrine grounding Christianity, yet we're often told that we shouldn't attempt to understand it because it's a mystery. Note: the divine dance: the trinity and Your Transformation - 1 MP3 CD. But what if we breached that mystery? how might it transform our relationship with God? Although the word 'trinity' isn't found in the New Testament-it wasn't until the third century that it was coined-the idea of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit was present in Jesus' life and teachings.

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Heart of Centering Prayer, The

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Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio #ad - With this understanding in place, the christian contemplative classic The Cloud of Unknowing, she then takes us on a journey through one of the sources of the practice, revealing it to be among the earliest Christian explorations of the phenomenology of consciousness. She provides a practical, complete course in the practice and then goes deeper to analyze what actually happens in centering prayer: the mind effectively switches to a new operating system that makes possible the perception of nonduality.

. Falling upward a Spirituality for the Two Halves of Life. Cynthia bourgeault's illumination of the centering prayer path provides compelling evidence of how important the practice has become in the half century since it first arose among American Trappist monks and of its maturation and refinement over the ensuing years of sincere study and practice.

Heart of Centering Prayer, The #ad - Crossroad Publishing Company. Great product! It is not, simply an act of devotional piety, as is sometimes thought, nor is it a Christianized form of other meditation methods. Cynthia bourgeault here cuts through the misconceptions to show that centering prayer is in fact a pioneering development within the Christian contemplative tradition.

Centering prayer is the path to a wonderful and radical new way of seeing the world. It will resonate with beginners on the centering prayer path as well as with seasoned practitioners.

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