I wasn’t looking for a rite of passage when I joined the army, but I sure as hell found it.
Helping young men be at peace with themselves, overcome their fears, and make the world a better place
Even in our technologically advanced society the ancient Rite of Passage has much to offer the Modern Man and may in fact help him find his way within it.
He used the same words. He used the same towering posture. This wasn’t about teaching me or guiding me to be a man. This was about control.
Alan Bishop worries we talk too much about the negative aspects of competition instead of focusing on all the positives.
“In the absence of elders, the impetuosity of youth becomes the slow death of the community.” Jed Diamond takes his grandson on a rite of passage.
This is a comment by J Lindsay on the post “A Modern Day Hero’s Journey Is What Today’s Boy Needs to Become a Man”.
The entire reason we have such a thing as a quarter life crisis, and later a mid-life crisis, is because boys and young men lack meaningful rite-of-passage experiences.
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Inside the Conversation at The Good Men Project.
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Jed Diamond can’t think of anything more important for the peace and well-being of the world than deepening the dialogue of what it means to be a good man.