A new kind of contemplative life called the New Monasticism is gaining traction among Christians.
A new kind of contemplative life is gaining traction among Christians who want to live simply and thoughtfully. Sometimes called the New Monasticism, this lifestyle looks for ways to expand community into neighborhood streets & homes. Shane Claiborne, co-founder of The Simple Way community in Philadelphia, and author of The Irresistible Revolution: Living as an Ordinary Radical, describes this mindset and how it works. Karen Saupe hosts.