A Different Kind of Cell: The Story of a Murderer Who Became a Monk
Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing, Sep 2, 2011 - Biography & Autobiography - 122 pages
The gripping story of one man s remarkable spiritual journey
A "most dangerous" criminal, convicted of five violent murders, Clayton Anthony Fountain was condemned in 1974 to live out his days in solitary confinement at the highest-security prison in the U.S. Without ever again emerging from his cell, however, Fountain underwent a profound spiritual transformation. Father W. Paul Jones, who served as Fountain s spiritual adviser for six years until Fountain's sudden death in 2004, shares his amazing story with candor and compassion in these pages.
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