Luke Skywalker is obviously a Franciscan (but could also be a Carmelite or a Jesuit).
When developing the religious sages of his fictional Star Wars universe, George Lucas looked to real-life examples for inspiration. Some were deliberate choices, while others are mere coincidences.
Whatever the case may be, it is hard to deny the similarities between certain Christian religious orders and the Jedi that Lucas invented. Here are five such examples of religious who not only look like Jedi, but also act like them and share similar spiritualities.