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Richard Rohr

Birthdate: 20. March 1943

Richard Rohr is an American Franciscan friar ordained to the priesthood in the Roman Catholic Church in 1970. He is a known inspirational speaker and has published numerous recorded talks and books, including The Divine Dance: The Trinity and Your Transformation , Yes, And...: Daily Meditations, Immortal Diamond: The Search for Our True Self, Falling Upward: A Spirituality for the Two Halves of Life, The Naked Now: Learning to See as the Mystics See, and Eager to Love: The Alternative Way of Francis of Assisi.

„Before the truth sets you free, it tends to make you miserable.“

—  Richard Rohr

Source: Falling Upward: A Spirituality for the Two Halves of Life

„I do not think you should get rid of your sin until you have learned what it has to teach you.“

—  Richard Rohr

Variant: Do not get rid of your hurts until you have learned all that they have to teach you.
Source: Falling Upward: A Spirituality for the Two Halves of Life

„We do not handle suffering. Suffering handles us.“

—  Richard Rohr

Source: Adam's Return: The Five Promises of Male Initiation

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„The ego hates losing – even to God.“

—  Richard Rohr

Source: Falling Upward: A Spirituality for the Two Halves of Life

„Sin happens whenever we refuse to keep growing.“

—  Richard Rohr

Source: Falling Upward: A Spirituality for the Two Halves of Life

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