Falling Upward

Falling upward is a “secret” of the soul, known not by thinking about it or proving it but only by risking it—at least once. And by allowing yourself to be led—at least once. Those who have allowed it know it is true, but only after the ...

Falling Upward

Falling Upward

We grow more spiritually by doing it wrong than by doing it right In Falling Upward, Fr Richard Rohr offers a new understanding of one of life’s most profound mysteries: how our failing can be the foundation for our ongoing spiritual growth. Drawing on the wisdom from time-honoured myths, heroic poems, great thinkers and scared religious texts, the author explores the two halves of life to show that those who have fallen, failed, or ‘gone down’ are the only ones who understand ‘up’. The heartbreaks, disappointments and first loves of life are actually stepping stones to the spiritual joys that the second half has in store for us. ‘I thank God for Richard Rohr’s sage-like presence in our culture: I honestly don’t know where I’d be without it.’ Brian Draper ‘Richard Rohr at his vintage best: prophetic, pastoral, practical.’ Cynthia Bourgeault ‘A voyage into the mystery and beauty of healthy spiritual maturity.’ Mehmet Oz, MD, host of the Dr Oz Show

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Falling Upward
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Richard Rohr
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-21 - Publisher: SPCK

We grow more spiritually by doing it wrong than by doing it right In Falling Upward, Fr Richard Rohr offers a new understanding of one of life’s most profound mysteries: how our failing can be the foundation for our ongoing spiritual growth. Drawing on the wisdom from time-honoured myths, heroic
Falling Upward
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Ray Bradbury
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989 - Publisher: Dramatic Publishing

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AARP Falling Upward
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Richard Rohr
Categories: Self-Help
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-12 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

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Falling Upward (Falling #2.5)
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Devon Ashley
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Devon Ashley

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Falling Upward
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Richard Rohr
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-03 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

A valuable new companion journal for the best-selling FallingUpward In Falling Upward, Fr. Richard Rohr seeks to help readersunderstand the tasks of the two halves of life and to show themthat those who have fallen, failed, or "gone down" are the onlyones who understand "up." The Companion Journal helps thosewho

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