Robert Benson

Robert Benson has written more than twenty books about the search for and the discovery of the Holy in the midst of our everyday lives, work critically acclaimed in publications as diverse as The New York TimesPublishers’ Weekly and American Benedictine Review. He is a lifelong churchman, an alumnus of The Academy for Spiritual Formation, a member of The Friends of Silence & of the Poor, and was named a Living Spiritual Teacher by Spirituality & He travels the country speaking for a wide variety of retreats and conferences. He lives and writes, pays attention and says his prayers at his home in Jackson, Mississippi