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Prisoner of God

Prisoner of God

(1992)
A non fiction book by

 
Prisoner of God is a revolutionary testimony against the Church and its methods, against the brainwashing to which many members are submitted, and the power and influence it exerts across a broad spectrum of society. It is also
an account of the mysterious world of the abbeys: the monks' everyday life and the way they deal with solitude, silence and sexuality.

A brilliant student with a promising career ahead of him as a biologist under the guidance of nobel Prize-winner Jacques Monod, Michel Benoit decided at the age of twenty-two to follow the path of God and take on monastic orders as Brother Irénée. But after twenty-two years of self-sacrifice and a fraught quest for God, Michel was "discharged" by the Church. What happened? What mechanism led to the Catholic hierarchy rejecting one of its own?

 
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Paperback Editions

June 2008 : UK Paperback
Title: Prisoner of God
Author(s): Michel Benoit
ISBN: 1-84688-052-1 / 978-1-84688-052-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Alma Books Ltd
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Kindle Editions

September 2012 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: Prisoner of God
Author(s): Michel Benoit
Publisher: Alma Books
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