With Open Hands
For over thirty-four years With Open Hands, Henri J.M. Nouwen's first book on prayer, has gently encouraged readers to an open, trusting stance toward God and offered insight to the components of prayer: silence, acceptance, hope, compassion, and prophetic criticism. Updated with a moving foreword by Sue Monk Kidd.
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Review: With Open HandsUser Review - Lucy Pollard-Gott - Goodreads
Helpful, paragraph-length insights into the effects of the different attitudes we may bring to our times of prayer. Besides the title concept of praying "with open hands," Nouwen contrasts the "prayer ... Read full review
Review: With Open HandsUser Review - Jeremy - Goodreads
I am a big time Nouwen fan but I think this book is a really good example of the element of his writing that is a bit too cloudy and vague. I love the art with which he writes, and in much of his ... Read full review