In the famous book Imation of Christ, the Monk advises us to avoid worldly distraction like business, family and possessions in order to concentrate on the Lord's work.
Song Link: Brooks & Dunn "Believe"
Protestant Pastors do not take his advice. The life of a Monk is not attractive to many people. Also, many young preachers of today prefer casual clothing and seeker friendly messages.
Maybe a pastor can expand this article to modern times.