Reflections for the Church from Working with Business
In the summer of 1995 eight senior business leaders spent a weekend at the Benedictine monastery of Worth Abbey in Sussex. They were invited to explore with a group of monks what a business and a monastery may have in common. They came intrigued by the thought that the Rule of St Benedict had been continuously guiding monastic life for 1400 years. Maybe there was something to learn here that might help their businesses to be sustainable in the long-term. The only pre-read was the Rule.