Tag Archives: Richard Rohr

Be What We Seek

Only when we are eager to love can we see love and goodness in the world around us. We must ourselves remain in peace, and then we will find peace over there. Remain in beauty, and we will honour beauty … Continue reading

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Living In Peace

Nonviolence is the foundational, universal ethic for building a culture of peace, disarmament and development. A spiritual orientation, a way of life, and a practical tool, nonviolence confronts violence without using violence, creates constructive alternatives and calls us to share … Continue reading

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The Cause Of Our Unhappiness

It is our resistance to things as they are that causes most of our unhappiness. ~Richard Rohr

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Prayer

Prayer is sitting in the silence until it silences us, choosing gratitude until we are grateful, and praising God until we ourselves are an act of praise. ~Richard Rohr

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True Love

Love is not determined by the worthiness of the object. Love is determined by the giver of the love. ~Richard Rohr

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Love’s Transforming Power

If there is a secret to love’s transforming power, surely it must lie in its uncanny ability to call forth who we truly are. ~Richard Rohr

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Fullness

Only Emptiness Is Prepared for Fullness ~Richard Rohr

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Midden of Our Mind

A person strong enough to face the futility of most desires, the distractions of most cultural values, who can give up trying to be well-adjusted to a neurotic culture, will find growth and greater purpose after all. ~Richard Rohr  

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The Light of The World

Light is not so much what you directly see as that by which you see everything else. ~Richard Rohr

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