Henri Nouwen

  • John Ortberg and the Pitfalls of Pastoral Discernment
    John Ortberg and the Pitfalls of Pastoral Discernment
    When we consent to our calling as ministers of the gospel, we assent to be public imitators of all it proclaims.
  • Jean Vanier’s Faith Convicts All of Us
    Jean Vanier’s Faith Convicts All of Us
    We have much to learn from the Catholic activist and writer.
  • Henri Nouwen’s Weakness Was His Strength
    Henri Nouwen’s Weakness Was His StrengthSubscriber Access Only
    How a gifted, high-achieving spiritual guide learned to share his wounds with others.
  • $1.7 Million Templeton Prize Awarded to L’Arche Disability Ministry Founder, Jean Vanier
    $1.7 Million Templeton Prize Awarded to L’Arche Disability Ministry Founder, Jean VanierSubscriber Access Only
    Inspired by Vanier, Henri Nouwen wrote his last book about Toronto’s L’Arche community.
  • Finding Vocation in Downward Mobility
    Finding Vocation in Downward MobilitySubscriber Access Only
    Henri Nouwen recalls his move from the elite to the vulnerable.
  • Wisdom Of Waiting
    Waiting seems to be about 95 percent of life.
  • Spiritual Passion
    The Old Testament prophet Jeremiah warned against making such things as wisdom, strength, or wealth the driving passions of our life.
  • From Solitude to Community to Ministry
    From Solitude to Community to MinistrySubscriber Access Only
    Jesus established the true sequence for spiritual work.
  • ARTICLE: What Henri Nouwen Found at Daybreak
    ARTICLE: What Henri Nouwen Found at DaybreakSubscriber Access Only
    Experiments in Spiritual living in a secular world.
  • PLUS: Documenting a Spiritual Journey