Item description for Lent and Easter Wisdom from Henri J. M. Nouwen: Daily Scripture and Prayers Together with Nouwen's Own Words by Henri J. M. Nouwen & Judy Bauer...
Overview The intimate words of Henri J.M. Nouwen inspire readers on their Lenten and Easter journey toward a better understanding of their faith. Each day of the season includes a pertinent excerpt from the writings of Father Nouwen, a related quotation from Scripture, a prayer for the day, and a suggested activity.
Publishers Description Thought-provoking words from renowned spiritual writer, Henri J. M. Nouwen, lead readers along a journey of conversion during Lent and Easter week. These periods of penance and celebration, lavish with rituals, help us become more sensitive to our own weaknesses and Christ's victory over sin. Through it all, Father Nouwen comforts and reassures us with reminders that God loves and accepts us even in our human state. Each daily reflection--from Ash Wednesday through the Second Sunday of Easter--begins with thoughts from Father Nouwen on an appropriate theme, supported by Scripture, prayer, and a suggested activity for spiritual growth. 128 pages; Paperback 5-1/2 x 8-1/4
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Studio: Liguori Publications
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.3" Width: 5.4" Height: 0.5" Weight: 0.4 lbs.
Release Date Jan 3, 2005
Publisher Liguori Publications
Series Lent And Easter Wisdom
ISBN 0764812866 ISBN13 9780764812866
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More About Henri J. M. Nouwen & Judy Bauer
HENRI J.M. NOUWEN (1932-1996), a Catholic priest, taught at several theological institutions and universities in his native country of The Netherlands and the United States, and spent his last years as a teacher and minister at L'Arche Daybreak Community, a home for people with mental and physical disabilities in Toronto, Canada. He wrote many books on the spiritual life, including Reaching Out, The Wounded Healer, and The Return of the Prodigal Son.
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Reviews - What do customers think about Lent and Easter Wisdom from Henri J. M. Nouwen?
Word's from Henri Nouwen Mar 26, 2007
I have used this book daily for Lent and it is excellent. It compares favorably with Nouwen's "Show Me The Way" which I have been using for Lent for many years now. I recommend both books highly. They compliment each other and add so much spirituality to the Lenten season. Henri Nouwen knows how to speak directly to one's heart.
Lenten Journey Mar 25, 2007
A group of us have been using this book as our Lenten study. It has been way to open discussion about our spritual journeys.
Perfect Lenten Journey for Moms Feb 28, 2007
I bought this book for a group of Moms wanting to more fully experience Lent and to deepen their relationship with God. This book easily meets those two expectations. Each day you are given a writing of Nouwen's, a scripture to ponder, a prayer and a Lenten action. You can easily read and pray as the work is doable and applicable to your everyday. I highly recommend this to anyone wanting a more meaningful way to experience Lent.