• Richard Rohr on Transformation

  • Collected Talks: Volume One
  • By: Richard Rohr
  • Narrated by: Richard Rohr
  • Length: 4 hrs and 22 mins
  • Lecture
  • Release date: 05-03-10
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: St. Anthony Messenger Press
  • 5 out of 5 stars 5.0 (8 ratings)

Summary

In this first volume in a three-part series, Richard Rohr develops aspects of transformation, a recurring theme in his popular presentations.
Talk One: "Jesus: Forgiving Victim, Transforming Savior". If we imitate the way Jesus lived the role of victim, we will be able to live the Christian mystery. Jesus suffers freely but does not pass on the pain. He forgives, which destroys the death that confronts us. He says, “No one else is your problem. You are the locus of conversion and transformation.”
Talk Two: "The Spirituality of Imperfection". The focus of true holiness is giving up control—a journey into letting go. This is the way of descent, a path of owning our weaknesses and allowing God to transform us.
Talk Three: "The Maternal Face of God". Rohr attends to developments in feminine consciousness to consider images of God and their evolution in our own understanding of the Divine, who is beyond gender. He considers aspects of God that can transform the spiritual understanding of both women and men.
Talk Four: "Dying: We Need It for Life". Accounts of near-death experiences provide a springboard for exploring a remarkable pattern found in all faiths. Something has to die to unleash the transformative power in all things.
©1997 Richard Rohr, O.F.M. (P)1998 St. Anthony Messenger Press
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5 out of 5 stars
By Anonymous User on 03-05-17

so much to learn from F Richard.

every chapter has a deep impact in my life. thank you so much Father Richard Rohr.

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5 out of 5 stars
By Jan Macdonald on 14-03-17

Life changing

Brilliant Richard Rohr with his wisdom humour and empathy is a sage for our time. So connected to the collective unconscious of all of us he gives nourishment for the soul.

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5 out of 5 stars
By Zach on 18-02-16

loved it!!

I've listen to these talks over and over and they have blessed me and encouraged my spirit.

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