Francis Kroncke

Biography

Francis X. Kroncke, federal inmate 8867-147, is a seeker whose has journeyed through the monastic life, the theological academy, federal courtrooms, a federal prison cell, and the byways of corporate America. In 1970, he took his Catholic theology into the American courts as he defended his draft board raiding crime, re: the trials of the “Minnesota 8.” During and after serving time, he explored the dark, Shadow side of America. In his published essays and websites he has focused on the ancient call which is heard most distinctively in the institutions and through the experiences of the dark side of the biblically based Western and American cultures. The article, “An Outlaw’s Theology,” was published in the journal "Cross Currents" (June 2011). A companion piece, “A vision of coupled presence,” in the journal "Theology and Sexuality" (2011) www.outlaw-visions.net;www.earthfolk.net; www.minnesota8.net; www.pwh-mn.org

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Books

Silversex
Price: Free! Words: 75,700. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sex and religion, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
Break-through. SilverSex is about breaking-through. As such it is about dying, about being born. SilverSex is about brokenness. If you have met your madness, wandered around feeling that the body you inhabit cannot contain nor sustain the seething fierceness within, and if with all this you yet hunger for a greater wholeness, a shattering healing, then Continue, forewarned.
Towards A Sacred Sexuality
Price: Free! Words: 44,040. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sex and religion
Are you a Seeker? One who feels that there is more to what everyone else claims is “It!” “Sacred Sexuality.” Eight morons would comment on it in eight different ways. Turn it over as a rock eight different ways. Settle with it, eight … well, you get my drift. Mine is just one. It is, at its conclusion, an invitation to you to Seek and imagine it
The End Time
Price: Free! Words: 20,180. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015. Categories: Screenplays » History, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
A screenplay about the influence of the Malleus Maleficarum ("Hammer of Satan") on the destruction of threatening women, called witches. A jaunt through the minds of the Inquisitor's Kraemer and Sprenger, two Dominican friars, their theological and personal ways. Burning witches was a way of riding society of useless women, those who would not fit in obediently to the dominant warrior patriarchy.
To Everyone Else It Was Only Sex
Price: Free! Words: 74,630. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sex and culture, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
A range of short stories covering the discovery by a family of men, a couple facing the empty nest, a young woman: "Jean could not see men's faces," and Pamela for whom cooking is erotic conversation as is her body a buffet of delectable victuals.
MeWE: An Exploration Of The Erotic Fullness Of Human Person
Price: Free! Words: 28,720. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sex and religion
A sacred sexuality meditation for each day of the week. A practical guide for the erotically adventuresome.
The Hand: A Millennial Imagining
Price: Free! Words: 97,290. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Religious, Fiction » Romance » Adult
Once on his journey to find his Beloved so would Luke discover that the one egg of truth that the monastic Brooders did not want to hatch was the return, not of Christ or a higher ascended being but, of Her, She in the body of the women he met and with whom he “bodywandered” to tap into this fearsome Millennial truth.
Intimates: A Journey Towards Sacred Sexuality
Price: Free! Words: 60,920. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Religious
In the near future, a group of young people start on their erotic, sacred sexuality journey of Courting, Coupling, Communing, Intimates ... then “beyond imagining.” They get The Shot so they do not have to worry about pregnancy, only enjoy themselves until...until they have to move into relationship, then family building, then the exploration of what it means when two become intimate.
Generations: The Erotic Spirituality Of An American Family
Price: Free! Words: 48,400. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Literary Erotica, Fiction » Erotica » Literary Erotica
Generations is an exploration of sexuality, sexual themes, the record of adventures, and a jaunt into an ethereal future.
The Confessions of Friar Killian, O.S.O, Volume 2: Erotic Disciplines
Price: Free! Words: 48,410. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Literary Erotica, Fiction » Literature » Religious
Volume 2 of The Confessions of Friar Killian records more memories of the Great Confessor’s labor.He wrote so that dirt would blossom into Eros. These Disciplines are recorded here to evoke, to call out your fire, your heat: to bellow against the dying embers in your ancient belly to stir within and around you that Pillar of Fire which will lead you on and lead you within.
The Confessions of Friar Killian, O.S.O.
Price: Free! Words: 69,220. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Literary Erotica, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Friar Killian Jennings, O.S.O., is an unusual monk and priest with a challenging erotic spirituality based upon "Sin boldly!" He had to take them down the path of impurity, guide them into its alley-ways of filth, direct them towards roads which plunged into the muck and ooze of depravities. Depravities which their bodies would eagerly embrace but for which their minds lacked words and images.
Poetry Strewn Along Life's Pathways
Price: Free! Words: 15,070. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Pathways through peace protests, prison, marriage, children, seeking the Beloved. Poetic journey wending through seminary, monastery, theological schools, anti-war protests, raids on draft board offices, trial and imprisonment, fatherhood, and search for the Beloved.
vOYAGE:O'Side
Price: Free! Words: 97,490. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
vOYAGE with prehistoric Frak, the Inquisition's Friar Otto turned geographer Frantz, through the sexual revolution of the 1960s with Frank, each with their beloved: Darlm, Dagmar and Dalores. Emerging into the ethereal Conundrum where all these lives are lived as threads in the cosmic human shawl of flesh.VOYAGE within yourself to discover the varied magnificence of you!
The Bodywanderer
Price: Free! Words: 133,710. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Adult, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
An eerie sense drives Luke from the monastery of "The Brooders," whose communal dreaming maintains reality. Searching for meaning, he is Black Ops in Vietnam, later destroys draft offices, and is sent back to Nam to kill a Cardinal. His is a search for meaning as the world of war, anti-war, and several radical feminists alter his vision of what it means to be a man who seeks to love a woman today.
Beloveds
Price: Free! Words: 68,770. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Adult
Nick's a college athlete. Karen an archaeology student. They seek to understand their sexual roles and the purpose of relationship. Karen dies and Nona continues the journey with Nick towards grasping how male-female relationships are bounded for good and bad by the mythic story of sexuality they hold. They discover the mythic story of Beloveds who live eternally in ecstatic intimacy.
Kill the dove!
Price: Free! Words: 168,490. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » War
A tale of the revolutionary 1960’s. No novel has covered these religious, political, imprisoned and sexual experiences. Follow the love and betrayals of three radical anti-war and feminist activists: Jared, Aaren, and Char. Share Jared’s experiences in federal prison as the impact of the Vietnam war, sexism and the failure of traditional moral and spiritual value systems play out in their lives.
Sensual Preciousness, Volume 2
Price: Free! Words: 156,560. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
"Sensual Preciousness" introduces the Earthfolk vision and practices of intimacy. A fundamentally distinct way of understanding what it means to be human, and how humans as individuals and communities can interact. Offering a vision about the transformation termed "globalization.” Offering an analysis accompanied by personal rituals and practices for experiencing one’s sensual preciousness.
Sensual Preciousness, Volume 1
Price: Free! Words: 99,460. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
Sensual Preciousness introduces the Earthfolk vision and practices of intimacy. A fundamentally distinct way of understanding what it means to be human and how humans can interact with each other. Concerned about the worldwide upheaval termed “globalization.” Offering an emotional and intellectual analysis accompanied by personal rituals and practices for experiencing one’s sensual preciousness.
Outlaw or American Patriot?
Price: Free! Words: 80,940. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
"Resist illegitimate authority!" meant both religious and secular authority as they waged the Vietnam War. Inspired by the visions of Vatican Council II and Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, like other "Catholic Radicals," I destroyed tens of thousands of draft cards as one of the "Minnesota 8." Why did I do it? What did my trial and prison do to me? Dread-filled times waging "Peace, now!" MLK & Lennon!
Outlaw Visions
Price: Free! Words: 125,410. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Theology
Outlaw Visions wends through monastic hallways, trial courtrooms, prison cells, onto campuses to engage young activists. I shouted “Peace! Peace!” and heard “Criminal!” We descend into prison’s hellish darkness where I existed as a subhuman. You are invited to transform you own subhumanness through ritual practices envisioning yourself as an "Earthfolk" peacefully at home on the Living Earth.
Nihil Obstat
Price: Free! Words: 39,250. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Adult, Fiction » Romance » Erotic
Jude and Sharon’s tale is one of “mythic eroticism.” At a college reunion, they reconnect. His wife is dead; her husband is pursuing the gay side of bi-sexuality. Theirs is an erotic attraction of mythic proportion and power. They share deep sexual experiences and the erotic ecstasy of being Beloveds. She brings a sexual history replete with explorations of group sex, transvestism,and more.

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