—The Search for Our True Self
Description : In this volume, Father Rohr likens our true identity to a diamond, buried deep within us, formed under the intense pressure of our lives, that must be searched for, uncovered, and separated from all the debris of ego that surrounds it. In a sense our true selves must, like Jesus, be resurrected, and that process is not resuscitation but transformation.
Immortal Diamond (whose title is taken from a line in Gerard Manley Hopkins poem) explores the deepest questions of identity, spirituality and meaning. In Richard Rohr's inimitable style, the book brings to light the mysteries of grace, death, and resurrection.
Author : RICHARD ROHR