Henri Nouwen – Introductory Guide to his Work

September 23, 2016



This week marked the 20th Anniversary of Henri’s Nouwen’s death (Sept. 20).

In remembrance of his life, we have picked a few books of the many he published as a sort of introductory guide. 


1)  [easyazon_link identifier=”0345463358″ locale=”US” tag=”douloschristo-20″]The Way of the Heart: Connecting with God Through Prayer, Wisdom, and Silence[/easyazon_link]

Inspired by the ancient teachings of St. Anthony and the Desert Fathers, The Way of the Heart clears before us a spiritual path consisting of three stepping-stones: Solitude (learning not to be alone but to be alone with God); Silence (the discipline by which the inner fire of God is tended and kept alive); and Prayer (standing in the presence of God with the mind in the heart).



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