This newly revised version of From Wild Man to Wise Man helps men accept their masculinity and discover a new male spirituality that reflects the true nature of God. In it, author Richard Rohr, a Franciscan priest, acts as mentor and guide to lead men through each stage of their spiritual journey. This new edition has shorter chapters, making it more conducive to a small group study and an appendix that provides structure for a men's group. Some chapters from the older version have been eliminated. Three new chapters include discuss John the Baptist, Saint Paul, and grief. Paperback.
From Wild Man to Wise Man: Reflections on Male Spirituality is a revised and updated edition of Richard Rohr's earlier best-seller, The Wild Man's Journey: Reflections on Male Spirituality. For this new work, Rohr added three chapters that discuss John the Baptist, Saint Paul and grief. An appendix provides a structure for a men's group, based on Rohr's work with M.A.L.Es (Men As Learners and Elders), a program of the Center for Action and Contemplation, which Richard Rohr founded and now directs in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Franciscan priest RICHARD ROHR is founder and animator of the Center for Action and Contemplation in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Author of numerous books, including Hope Against Darkness: The Transforming Vision of Saint Francis in an Age of Anxiety and Jesus’ Plan for a New World: The Sermon on the Mount with John Feister (St. Anthony Messenger Press), he gives retreats and lectures internationally.
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