The cross itself is an icon of God joining me in my humanity. Not a evil kid with a magnifying glass seeing how much heat it takes me to obey, but someone willing to take the pain and humiliation of being human and saying “Yep. It sucks sometimes. But we can all still love all times.”
Rohr’s Devine Dance may just define his writing career a century from now. It’s that good. The imagery of sitting at the table with the trinity is breathtaking and calming at the same time.
So yeah. Be a spirit having a human experience rather than a human having a spiritual experience. It’s so much easier when the mud gets deep.