The Breathing Under Water online course is a multi-faceted educational opportunity. The intention of the study and commentary is to delve deeper into Fr. Richard's book Breathing Under Water and expand your understanding of the Twelve Steps and their relationship with spirituality. The study will focus on exploring themes each week to facilitate fuller engagement, personally and collaboratively, with Fr. Richard's book.
Throughout the fourteen week course you will find reflections, expanded commentary, and links to articles and multimedia—including exclusive teachings from Fr. Richard.
Welcome to Breathing Under Water
Chapter 1: Powerlessness
Chapter 2: Desperate Desiring
Chapter 3: Sweet Surrender
Chapter 4: A Good Lamp
Chapter 5: Accountability IS Sustainability
Chapter 6: The Chicken or the Egg: Which Comes First?
Chapter 7: Why Do We Need to Ask?
Chapter 8: Payback Time
Chapter 9: Skillful Means
Chapter 10: Is This Overkill?
Chapter 11: An Alternative Mind
Chapter 12: What Comes Around Goes Around
An Unexpected Postscript: Only a Suffering God Can Save
Resources and Additional Readings