The Author

Steven Edward Harris (PhD, Durham) is Part-time Instructor in Religion and Theology at Redeemer University College, Research Scholar at Wycliffe College, University of Toronto, and Fellow of the Kirby Laing Institute for Christian Ethics. He is the author of God and the Teaching of Theology.

Everyone Wanted to Be a Monk, So Why Don’t We?

In the fourth century after Christ, nearly everyone of importance either was a monk, spent some time as a monk, or at least wanted