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​Secular commentators interpret everything in terms of these 3 great motivators: money, sex and power.

Monastics take the opposite vows so as not to be controlled by these great idols–poverty, chastity and obedience.

How does a modern Christian follow Jesus somewhere in between the obsessions of modern society and the impracticality of the monastery? How might Jesus help us control our strongest appetites?