Enneagram 2: Advancing Spiritual Discernment
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Enneagram 2: Advancing Spiritual Discernment

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Discovering the Enneagram introduced readers to a Christian understanding of this ancient tool of discernment. Enneagram II shares the experience of Richard Rohr and others in how this understanding of type can help individuals grow in the spiritual life. The reflections and insights come from a two-day workshop in which people of each of the nine Enneagram types were gath...more
Paperback, 208 pages
Published September 25th 1998 by Crossroad Publishing Company (first published February 25th 1994)
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The Enneagram is a fascinating tool for personality exploration and spiritual growth. Rather than the more traditional four (or sixteen) types, nine deep-rooted types of person are identified, based partly on defence mechanisms and 'besetting sin'. This book is for those who have explored and understood the basics of the theory, and are looking for a deeper understanding of how they - from the point of view of their Enneagram type - can relate better to God and to other people.

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Wow, what a fabulous book! Gave insights not only into the types but also into the spiritual direction each type needs to pursue.
Disappointing. Certainly not a good as his other Enneagram books. Didn't really get any new insights.
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Fr. Richard Rohr is a globally recognized ecumenical teacher bearing witness to the universal awakening within Christian mysticism and the Perennial Tradition. He is a Franciscan priest of the New Mexico Province and founder of the Center for Action and Contemplation (CAC) in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Fr. Richard's teaching is grounded in the Franciscan alternative orthodoxy—practices of contemplat...more
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