Roger Butow (Salem-News.com's "Odd Man Out")
James Arthur Ray speaks about "the secret" to achieving financial and spiritual wealth.
- James Arthur Ray (Wikipedia)
Love of God Drives Austere Existence for Monks
To conquer lust, Saint Benedict threw himself into a briar patch, naked. At least, that's the story. This monkish mentality of extreme self-denial is pretty far from most college students' lines of thought. But we at Geneseo have a monastery five miles away -- the Abbey of the Genesee. Is it more than just robes and briar patches? One of the monks, Brother Anthony Weber, was happy to tell all.