Midwife for the soul (Rohr)

“We are not comfortable with waiting, see it as wasted time and try to avoid it, or fill it with trivial busyness. We value action for its own sake.” We wind up running on empty, losing our sense of self, and blaming the world for it.

Einstein on Compassion and Our Imprisoned Small Minds

“Our task must be to free ourselves from this prison by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all…”

Goodness is NOT from God “alone”

Don’t be too quick to embrace the fundamentalism that summarily ascribes all of your good fortune to God/God’s will.