Everything Belongs: The Gift of Contemplative Prayer

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Crossroad Publishing Company, 2003 - Religion - 186 pages
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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. Contemplation has its place at the heart of Christianity, a place that allows people to experience how “everything belongs.”

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I would give this 3.5 stars if that were an option. I love Rohr's writing. I am drawn to his beautiful metaphors, and his deep way of processing the spiritual life. This book was not one of my ... Read full review

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"Could God's love really be that great and universal? Is life just a great school of love? I believe it is. Love is the lesson, and God's love is so great that God will finally teach it to all of us ... Read full review

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Fr. Richard Rohr is a Franciscan priest of the New Mexico Province. He founded the Center for Action and Contemplation in Albuquerque, New Mexico, in 1986, where he presently serves as founding director. Richard is the author of more than twenty books, an internationally known speaker, and a regular contributing writer for Sojourners and Tikkun magazines and the CAC s quarterly journal, Radical Grace. He is the author of Falling Upward and Falling Upward: A Companion Journal.

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