Failing to Succeed


“People who have moved from seeming success to seeming success seldom understand success at all … People who fail to do it right, even by their own definition of right, are those who often break through to enlightenment and compassion.” Fr. Richard Rohr, Breathing Underwater – Spirituality and the Twelve Steps

Just prior to the above quote from Fr. Rohr’s book, he observes that this seems to be God’s way of working as Paul seems to make clear in 2 Corinthians 12: 9-10

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