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New Monasticism

After five hellish days in the Gulf of Mexico, the Carnival cruise ship that suffered the catastrophic effects of an engine fire finally limped its way to port in Mobile, Ala. Most of the once-stranded wayfarers made their way into the arms of their loved ones; others were taken to the hospital for care for […] Read More

Shane Claiborne was not a headline speaker at the Greenbelt Festival in England last month. However, when he appeared as part of a panel on new monasticism, the small, Methodist-hosted venue had to turn away hundreds. Claiborne’s books have had a profound effect, particularly on a younger generation of what he likes to call “ordinary […] Read More