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Quotes by "Henri Nouwen"

Henri Jozef Machiel Nouwen (1932 – 1996) was a Dutch Catholic priest, professor, writer and theologian. His interests were rooted primarily in psychology, pastoral ministry, spirituality, social justice and community. Over the course of his life, Nouwen was heavily influenced by the work of Anton Boisen, Thomas Merton, Rembrandt, Vincent van Gogh and Jean Vanier.

After nearly two decades of teaching at academic institutions including the University of Notre Dame, Yale Divinity School and Harvard Divinity School, Nouwen went on to work with mentally and physically handicapped people at the L'Arche Daybreak community in Richmond Hill, Ontario.

Henri Nouwen

Jesus Entered Jerusalem To Teach Us A Lesson About Easy Victories

I am less likely to deny my suffering when I learn how God uses it to mold me and draw…

Henri Nouwen

Healing Means Taking Our Pain Out Of Diabolic Isolation

I realized that healing begins with our taking our pain out of its diabolic isolation and seeing that whatever we…

Henri Nouwen

“Where you are most human, most yourself, weakest, there Jesus lives.”

Where you are most human, most yourself, weakest, there Jesus lives.

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