Poverty, Celibacy, and Obedience

The meaning—and potential for good—of the three traditional vows

Poverty, Celibacy, and Obedience

A Radical Option for Life

O'Murchu shows that the vows of poverty, celibacy, and obedience are important not just as laws for religious, but as life-sustaining values for every-day people. His in-depth discussion sources the guiding spirit of each vow and unveils its relevance for us today.


Trade paper; 1998; English

5 3/8 x 8 1/4
Page Count: 
144 pages