Spiritual life and educational ministry in the work of Henri J. M. Nouwen
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Spiritual life and educational ministry in the work of Henri J. M. Nouwen

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Published by UMI Dissertation Services in Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English


  • Nouwen, Henri J. M.,
  • Spiritual life -- Catholic Church.,
  • Christian education -- Study and teaching.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Hui-Chueh Huang.
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 135, 2 p. ;
Number of Pages135
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20052439M

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The first book in the series, Spiritual Direction, introduced readers to the core concepts of Nouwen's approach to the spiritual life. Book two, Spiritual Formation, showcases Nouwen's life-long effort to re-construct the five classical stages of spiritual development as movements in the journey of faith. The five classical stages are these: s:   *Read via ebook on NetGalley* I've never read (and barely heard of) Henri Nouwen, but I definitely want to read more of his work. He was quite a prolific Christian writer in the late 70s and 80s. Apparently this book takes bits and pieces of some of his other books, but it was a wonderful way to introduce readers to Nouwen and the beautiful ideas he espouses about connecting to God through /5(21). About Henri J. M. Nouwen. HENRI NOUWEN was a Dutch-born Catholic priest, professor, and pastor, who gained international renown as the author of over 30 books on the spiritual life, including such classics as The Wounded Healer, The Inner Voice of Love, and Reaching Out. More about Henri J. M. Nouwen.   Henri J.M. Nouwen was a world-renowned spiritual guide, counselor, and bestselling author of over forty books that many today consider spiritual classics. He taught at the universities of Harvard, Yale, and Notre Dame before becoming the senior pastor of L’Arche Daybreak in Toronto, Canada, a community where men and women with intellectual Reviews:

the Henri Nouwen Trilogy--a definitive resource on Nouwen’s unique approach to spiritual direction, formation and discernment. Online Lectures available on Moodle hosted by Jan 14 – April 8, Learning Goals: 1. Become familiar with the life, works and spiritual theology of Henri Nouwen and the classical spiritual. Henri Nouwen became one of the most inspiring spiritual guides of the 20th century. Culled from a life of intense seeking, these profound meditations on living, waiting, power, peace, and dying offer important insights that will inspire all who dare to travel a spiritual path. Read Nouwen. About Henri. His Life; His Spirituality; His Historical Impact; Nouwen Books. Hot Off the Press; Books To Get You Started; All Nouwen Books; Books About Nouwen; Free Discussion Guides; Daily Meditation Archives. Sign-Up; Meditation Archives; Rights & Permissions; Henri J.M. Nouwen Archives & Research Collection; Resources. Free. In Love, Henri: Letters on the Spiritual Life readers are given a glimpse into the life and thought of Nouwen as seen in letters he wrote to friends, students, and many others. Highlighted in these letters is Nouwen's focus on ministering to others bringing them encouragement and spiritual direction/5(53).