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

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

Richard Rohr

ISBN: 978-1-118-24801-0

Dec 2011, Jossey-Bass

240 pages

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$12.99

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The Invitation to a Further Journey vii

Introduction xiii

1 The Two Halves of Life 1

2 The Hero and Heroine's Journey 17

3 The First Half of Life 25

4 The Tragic Sense of Life 53

5 Stumbling over the Stumbling Stone 65

6 Necessary Suffering 73

7 Home and Homesickness 87

8 Amnesia and the Big Picture 97

9 A Second Simplicity 105

10 A Bright Sadness 117

11 The Shadowlands 127

12 New Problems and New Directions 137

13 Falling Upward 153

Coda 161

Notes 169

Bibliography 177

The Author 183

Index 185