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Befriending Life

Encounters With Henri Nouen Nouwen

by Beth Porter

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Published by Image .
Written in English


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Number of Pages304
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Open LibraryOL7440724M
ISBN 100385502036
ISBN 109780385502030
OCLC/WorldCa51443639


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With a wealth of quotations from Nouwen throughout, Befriending Life, like Nouwen's own great books, will inspire readers in all walks of life.

Sep 17,  · Their personal reflections on his life both on and off the page magnificently capture his spirit, compassion, and wisdom. With a wealth of quotations from Nouwen throughout, Befriending Life, like Nouwen's own great books, will inspire readers in all walks of life.5/5(1).

Now,Befriending Life brings together thoughtful, heartfelt remembrances of Nouwen by those who knew him best, from members of the L'Arche community to such prominent figures as Joseph Cardinal Bernard in of Chicago and Hillary Clinton.

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With a wealth of quotations from Nouwen throughout, Befriending Life, like Nouwen's own great books, will inspire readers in all walks of life. From the Hardcover edition. Befriending Life: Encounters With Henri Nouen Nouwen. Beth Porter. Image, - Religion. 0 Reviews.

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In the years since his own sudden death inNouwen's influence as a spiritual mentor and companion has continued to grow. His writings on prayer, ministry, and the spiritual life have affected countless people of all faiths. All of the meditations on this page are taken from our book ‘Mindfulness: Finding Peace in a Frantic World’.

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