Finding God in the Body has been heralded by authors and experts as a unique, necessary, and timely addition to the corpus of spiritual literature:"This book is not only an effort to flesh out a functioning mythology for the modern West, but an attempt to infuse this mythology with a practice tradition so we may come to embody the mystery that lives within us.” ~ pg 107
“This is a most remarkable, unusual, profound book that is certain to transform the spiritual lives of all who read it.” ~ Dr. Reginald Ray, author of Touching Enlightenment: Finding Realization in the Body and spiritual director of the Dharma Ocean Foundation“In Finding God in the Body, Ben Riggs delivers a heartfelt and deeply experiential message of engaged faith.” ~ Rev. Roger Wolsey, author of Kissing Fish: Christianity for People Who Don’t Like Christianity
Ben has studied Buddhism and Contemplative Christianity for the past fifteen years. He has studied and practiced in both Christian and Buddhist monasteries in India and the U.S. Ben currently lives in Shreveport, LA with his wife and son. He writes extensively about Buddhism, Christianity, and politics for Elephant Journal. Ben also regularly facilitates meditation workshops, spirituality retreats, and speaks about contemplative spirituality.