The Enneagram was originally an approach and a map aimed at people who were sincerely working a spiritual path, and one of its greatest contributions to such paths was as a guard against spiritual grandiosity, narcissism, and what might nowadays be called spiritual bypass. The teachings behind the Enneagram were meant to support spiritual discernment, and to show us how many things in the path can look like the real thing, but may not be. One of the greatest helps we can receive is knowledge of potential sidetracks and traps along the way. We will look at the nine points as lessons about these potential pitfalls, and ways to get back on the real journey.
After the 60 minute talk, there will be approximately 30 minutes for question and answer.