Why have most primal cultures ‘initiated’ their men and not their women? And why does the male soul respond differently to images, stories, grief, the Divine, intimacy, community and relationships than women do?
Fr Richard Rohr lives in a hermitage behind his Franciscan community in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He divides his time between local work and International preaching and is a regular contributing editor/writer for Sojourners magazine. He is currently writing a book on male initiation.