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Walking with Henri Nouwen: A Reflective Journey

Walking with Henri Nouwen: A Reflective Journey

by Robert Waldron

Publisher: Paulist Press
ISBN: 9780809141616
Pages: 112
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 3 Mb
Date posting: 2020-04-09
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Written in journal form as a preparation for a retreat on Henri Nouwen, one of the most revered spiritual writers and guides of our time, this engaging book examines themes of brokenness transcended and integrated into Christian wholeness. Waldron takes full measure of Nouwen's often conflicted personal nature--struggles with loneliness, rejection, depression and sexuality--and professional--from brilliant tenure as a pastoral psychologist at Yale, Harvard and Notre Dame, to his call to personal ministry to the profoundly mentally and physically disabled at L'Arche Daybreak in Canada. He augments it with in-depth accounts of Nouwen's literary works, his interest in painting, iconography, music, and clowning. The